Hundreds of thousands of Muslim pilgrims circle the sacred Kaaba stone at Mecca's Grand Mosque in December 2008. Saudi Arabian authorities are concerned about the effects the H1N1 pandemic will have on this year's pilgrimage.
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Gabourey Sidibe plays Precious Jones, a Harlem teenager struggling to rise above the physical and mental abuse that has defined her life. It's a seeming curse that leads to new chances and new friends, including a nurse played by Lenny Kravitz.
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