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That Sugar Film (2014)

Not Rated | | Documentary | 31 July 2015 (USA)
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Damon Gameau embarks on an experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body.

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Damon Gameau
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Credited cast:
Damon Gameau ... Self
Hugh Jackman ... Self
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Milla Bakaitis Milla Bakaitis ... Sugar Devil
Richard Davies ... Sugar Shopper
Skylar Delphinus Skylar Delphinus ... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
Christina Evans ... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
Stephen Fry ... Self
Zoë Gameau Zoë Gameau ... Self (as Zoë Tuckwell-Smith)
Lisa Gloufchis Lisa Gloufchis ... Sugar Dancer
Benjamin Hancock Benjamin Hancock ... Sugar Dancer
Zelia Kitoko Zelia Kitoko ... Sugar Dancer & Shopper
Isabel Lucas ... Self
Jessica Marais ... Self
Brenton Thwaites ... Self
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Director: Damon Gameau
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One man's journey to discover the bitter truth about sugar. Damon Gameau embarks on a unique experiment to document the effects of a high sugar diet on a healthy body, consuming only foods that are commonly perceived as 'healthy'. Through this entertaining and informative journey, Damon highlights some of the issues that plague the sugar industry, and where sugar lurks on supermarket shelves. Written by Madman Entertainment

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A film about what really happens when a spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down See more »

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Damon Gameau consulted frequently with fellow documentarian Morgan Spurlock who, a few years earlier, had made a film about the fast food industry, Super Size Me (2004). See more »

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19 July 2018 | by ebclyneSee all my reviews

So many things are really important which are trivial. This movie is not one of them. It is important. This movie demonstrates our self-destruction through diet. Tax sugar 1000%.


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Country:

Australia

Language:

English

Release Date:

31 July 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Caly ten cukier See more »

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Australia See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$3,500, 2 August 2015

Gross USA:

$3,500

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,226,399
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2.35 : 1
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