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Sugar (2008)

R 06/05/2008 (GB) Drama 1h 54m

For Miguel "Sugar" Santos, his curveball was his ticket out.


Follows the story of Miguel Santos, a. k. a. Sugar (Algenis Perez Soto), 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.

  1. Anna Boden

    Director, Writer

  2. Ryan Fleck

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Algenis Perez Soto

    Algenis Perez Soto

    Miguel 'Sugar' Santos

  2. Rayniel Rufino

    Jorge Ramirez

  3. André Holland

    André Holland

    Brad Johnson

  4. Michael Gaston

    Michael Gaston

    Stu Sutton

  5. Jaime Tirelli

    Jaime Tirelli


  6. Ann Whitney

    Ann Whitney

    Helen Higgins

  7. Richard Bull

    Richard Bull

    Earl Higgins

  8. Alina Vargas


Full Cast & Crew


Status Released

Original Language English

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