The Big Sick

Poster of The Big Sick
Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, THE BIG SICK tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail, who connects with grad student Emily after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which complicates the life that is expected of Kumail by his traditional Muslim parents.

Details

Comedy , Romance
1 hr. 59 min.
Opened Friday, June 23rd

Director

Michael Showalter

Writer

Cast

Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Ray Romano, Holly Hunter, Matty Cardarople