Trivia / Push

The film of Push called Precious has examples of:

  • Dawson Casting: 26-year-old (at the time) Gabourey Sidibe as 16-year-old Precious.
  • I Am Not Spock: After the movie made Gabourey Sidbe into a breakout star, many people started to confuse her with the character and began showering her with woobie-appropriate sympathy, despite growing up in a loving, functional two-parent family. She mocked the phenomenon in her monologue on SNL in a grand musical number. "I am happy, because I'm not Precious!"

The sci-fi original film Push has examples of: