|Directed by||:||Michael Showalter|
|Produced by||:||Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel|
|Starring||:||Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Adeel Akhtar|
|Written by||:||Kumail Nanjiani|
|Distributed by||:||Amazon Studios, Lionsgate|
The Big Sick is a 2017 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Showalter and written by Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon. It stars Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Adeel Akhtar and Anupam Kher, and follows an interracial couple that has to deal with their cultural differences, loosely based on the real-life romance between Nanjiani and Gordon. The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 20, 2017. It began a limited theatrical release on June 23, 2017, by Amazon Studios and Lionsgate, before going wide on July 14, 2017. It received positive reviews and has grossed $18 million worldwide.
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THE BIG SICK is the story of a relationship between a Pakistan-born aspiring comedian and a grad student who falls ill as they get to know each other. The Big Sick movie reviews & Metacritic score: Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon.