The Big Sick

The Big Sick

A Pakistani stand-up comic develops a bond with the parents of his comatose American girlfriend.

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The Big Sick


Romantic comedy120 Mins2017R

Kumail is a Pakistani comic, who meets an American graduate student named Emily at one of his stand-up shows. As their relationship blossoms, he soon becomes worried about what his traditional Muslim parents will think of her. When Emily suddenly comes down with an illness that leaves her in a coma, Kumail finds himself developing a bond with her deeply concerned mother and father.


  • Charming
  • Emotional
  • Heartwarming