It's made more than $9.6 million playing in only a handful of theaters, it's become an early Oscar favorite, and now it's been honored with the Producer Guild of America's Stanley Kramer Award.

The PGA announced Wednesday that Lionsgate's 'Precious: Based on the Novel 'Push' by Sapphire' will receive the award, which is intended, according to a guild statement, to "honor a motion picture, television program, studio, network, producer or other individual entity whose work illuminates provocative social issues in an accessible and elevating fashion."
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