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The big sick

Author: Michael ShowalterJudd ApatowBarry MendelEmily GordonKumail NanjianiAll authors
Publisher: Santa Monica, California : Lions Gate Entertainment, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   DVD video : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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 expectations, and his true feelings.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographical films
Romantic comedy films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Feature films
Comedy films
Drama
Fiction films
Videorecordings
Material Type: Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Showalter; Judd Apatow; Barry Mendel; Emily Gordon; Kumail Nanjiani; Zoe Kazan; Holly Hunter; Ray Romano; Anupam Kher; Zenobia Shroff, (Actor); Adeel Akhtar; Bo Burnham; Aidy Bryant; Brian Burgoyne; Robert Nassau; Michael Andrews; Amazon Studios,; FilmNation Entertainment (Firm),; Apatow Company,; Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm),
ISBN: 9786316980434 6316980434
OCLC Number: 999822084
Language Note: English and dubbed Spanish soundtracks with optional Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Notes: "An awkward true story"--Container.
Wide screen (16x9, 1.85:1)
Special features : Cast & filmmaker commentary ; A personal journey: the making of The big sick ; The real story ; 2017 SXSW Film Festival panel ; The big sick: the other stuff ; Deleted scenes ; The bigger sick: stick around for more laughs.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017.
Credits: Director of photography, Brian Burgoyne ; editor, Robert Nassau ; music, Michael Andrews.
Cast: Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Anupam Kher, Zenobia Shroff, Adeel Akhtar, Bo Burnham, Aidy Bryant.
Target Audience: MPAA rating: R; for language including some sexual references; CHV rating: 14A.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, NTSC, region 1; widescreen (1.85:1 aspect ratio); 5.1 Dolby Digital.
Other Titles: Big sick (Motion picture)
Big sick (Motion picture).
Responsibility: Amazon Studios and Filmnation Entertainment present ; an Apatow production ; a Filmnation Entertainment production ; produced by Judd Apatow, Barry Mendel ; written by Emily V. Gordon & Kumail Nanjiani ; directed by Michael Showalter.
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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 expectations, and his true feelings.

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