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The Big Sick

What's it about?

Pakistan-born comedian Kumail and grad student Emily fall in love but struggle as their cultures clash. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail finds himself forced to face his true feelings.

Why do we love it?

Balancing the line between comedy and tragedy perfectly, The Big Sick is a comforting watch that shows how to make the best out of a bad situation.

Who's in it?

Kumail Nanjiani - Kumail Nanjiani

Zoe Kazan - Emily Gardner

Holly Hunter- Beth Gardner

Who made it?

Where can I watch it?

Find out where you stream, rent or buy The Big Sick at JustWatch.


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