The Big Sick

R | 1 hr. 59 min.
Opened Friday, June 23rd
Poster of The Big Sick
Still of The Big Sick

Synopsis

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.

Director

Michael Showalter

Cast

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

Advisory

Rated R for language including some sexual references