The Big Sick (2017)
Pakistan-born comedian Kumail Nanjiani and grad student Emily Gardner fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face her feisty parents, his family's expectations, and his true feelings.
Kumail, in the middle of becoming a budding stand-up comedian, meets Emily. Meanwhile, a sudden illness sets in forcing Emily to be put into a medically-induced coma. Kumail must navigate being a comedian, dealing with tragic illness, and placating his family's desire to let them fix him up with a spouse, while contemplating and figuring out who he really is and what he truly believes.
|Release date:||July 14, 2017|
|Genre(s):||Comedy, Drama, Romance|
|IMDb rating:||7.8 / 10|
|Film Director:||Michael Showalter|
|Actors:||Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter|
Published on 23 September 2017 • Last updated: 16 November 2018