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The Big Sick (2017)

R
120 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

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 ...See morePakistan-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. See less
Director
Michael Showalter (directed by)
Producers
Judd Apatow (produced by) (p.g.a.) | Barry Mendel (produced by) (p.g.a.)
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Casting Director
Gayle Keller (casting by)
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$ 5,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 421,577
Gross (USA)
$ 42,873,127
Gross (World)
$ 56,411,585
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Release date
Jul 14, 2017 (United States)

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Khadija Khadija   See fewer
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Amanda Glaze
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Emily V. Gordon
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Chrissy (uncredited) Chrissy (uncredited)   See fewer
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7.6 / 10 | 97,296 votes