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For detailed information about the amounts and types of (a) sex and nudity, (b) violence and gore, (c) profanity, (d) alcohol, drugs, and smoking, and (e) frightening and intense scenes in this movie, consult the IMDb Parents Guide for this movie. The Parents Guide for Sugar can be found here.
No. Sugar is based on a screenplay co-written by American film makers Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, who also co-directed the movie.
Sugar is a fictional story, taken from Boden and Fleck's research into immigrants from the Dominican republic who come to America to play in the minor leagues, hoping to make it big.
The Dominican Republic is a nation on the island of Hispaniola in the Caribbean Sea. The Dominican Republic shares the island with Haiti to the west. Hispanolia lies south of the Bahamas, east of Cuba and Jamaica, and west of Puerto Rico. A map of the Caribbean showing the location of the Dominican Republic can be seen here.
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