You know the kind of movie we're talking about - the films that have you using up an entire box of tissues, or have you throwing things at the screen, or leave you so filled with rage you can hardly see straight. 'Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire', which focuses on an inner-city African-American teen whose life is beyond hellish, has now joined the ranks of films that need only be seen once.

Generally, most of these movies have a point to make, or display an aspect of life that we'd otherwise ignore, so in that sense they're valuable. But when it comes to our emotions, we'd rather spare ourselves the immense pain and skip these flicks the second time around.

Check them out after the jump! You know the kind of movie we're talking about - the films that have you using up an entire box of tissues, or have you throwing things at the screen, or leave you so filled with rage you can hardly see straight. 'Precious: Based on the Novel Push by Sapphire', which focuses on an inner-city African-American teen whose life is beyond hellish, has now joined the ranks of films that need only be seen once.

Generally, most of these movies have a point to make, or display an aspect of life that we'd otherwise ignore, so in that sense they're valuable. But when it comes to our emotions, we'd rather spare ourselves the immense pain and skip these flicks the second time around.

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