Cinema West - The Big Sick

The Big Sick (R)

Release Date: June 23, 2017

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.

Starring: Holly Hunter, Zoe Kazan, Ray Romano, Kumail Nanjiani, Matty Cardarople
Directed By: Michael Showalter
Run Time: 1 hr. 59 min.
Released By: Lionsgate