Description: Sugar follows the story of Miguel Santos, a.k.a. Sugar, a Dominican pitcher from San Pedro De Macorís, struggling to make it to the big leagues and pull himself and his family out of poverty. Playing professionally at a baseball academy in the Dominican Republic, Miguel finally gets his break at age 19 when he advances to the United States’ minor league system; but when his play on the mound falters, he begins to question the single-mindedness of his life’s ambition. (Sony Pictures Classics)


Production Company HBO Films, Journeyman Pictures, Hunting Lane Films, Gowanus Projections, Serie 23 Productions
Release Date Apr 3, 2009
Duration 1 h 54 m
Rating R
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