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.

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Ratings and Reviews

4.3 out of 5
371 Ratings
371 Ratings

98% TOMATOMETER

  • Average 8.3/10
  • Fresh 264
  • Rotten 5

Critics Consensus: Funny, heartfelt, and intelligent, The Big Sick uses its appealing leads and cross-cultural themes to prove the standard romcom formula still has some fresh angles left to explore.

15+ COMMON SENSE

Thoughtful romantic dramedy has swearing, drinking, sex.

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Studio
Amazon Studios
Genre
Comedy
Released
Copyright
© 2017 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. All Rights Reserved.

Languages

Primary
English (Stereo, Dolby 5.1)

Accessibility

CC
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