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Sugar

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Sugar

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
114 minutes
Limited Release Date:
04/03/09
performer:
Rayniel Rufino, Algenis Perez Soto, Karl Bury, Michael Gaston
director:
Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
author:
Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck
genre:
Drama, Sports

We gave it a B

Chiming suburban hooks fluff up a friendly mix of plush — but not gushy — balladry and subtly pepped punk chords, topped with next-door-neighborly vocals that never strain or grate. The treacly trio’s music is as inviting as the tinkle of a Mister Softee van; the more you try, the sweeter the flavor. ”Knock Down Walls” might taste like filler at first, but it lingers on the palate like a fresh Bomb Pop. B