The Big Sick

Release date:June 23, 2017
(limited; expands: July 14)

Studio:Amazon Studios, Lionsgate

Director:Michael Showalter

MPAA Rating:N/A

Screenwriters:,

Starring:Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano

Genre:Comedy

Plot Summary:

Based on the real-life courtship: Pakistan-born comedian Kumail and grad student Emily fall in love, but they struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail must navigate the crisis with her parents and the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.