The Big Sick


1h 59m 2017

Brief Synopsis

Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail 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. Then Emily is beset

Film Details

Also Known As
Amor inseparable, Big Sick, Big Sick - Il matrimonio si può evitare, l'amore no, The, Doentes de Amor, La gran enfermedad del amor, Ljubezen na prvo bolezen, Mal d'amour, Rögtönzött szerelem, Srdcu nerozká?e?, Un Amor inseparable, gran enfermedad del amor
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Production Company
Berj Basralian ; Peter A Marshall ; Rona Lind
Distribution Company
ELEVATION PICTURES/ENTRACT FILMS/LIONSGATE
Location
New York, NY, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

Synopsis

Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail 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. Then Emily is beset with a mysterious illness, forcing Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, who he's never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.

Crew

Boris Abayev

Scenic Artist

Shane Aitchison

Art Department Coordinator

Rich Alfieri

Caterer

Cliff Alphonse

Grip

Bert Anderson

Hair Stylist

Michael Andrews

Score Recording

Michael Andrews

Music

Judd Apatow

Producer

Roberto Arevalo

Office Production Assistant

Brittany Ashley

Song

Lonnegan's Band

Song Performer

Junior Cyrus Baron

Boom Operator

Wilbur Bascomb

Song Performer

Wilbur Bascomb

Song

Glen Basner

Executive Producer

Berj Basralian

Production Insurance

Gulshan Bawra

Song

Aaron Becker

Titles

Nicholas R Bell

Assistant Director

Randy Bemrose

Song

Errol Bennett

Song

Adam Bernard

Assistant Director

Ryan Bernstein

Assistant

Alex Bickel

Colorist

Ronald Bishop

Electric

Terry Booker

Song

Scott Bowers

Assistant Director

Kurt Braunohler

Consultant

Jeffrey S Brink

Special Effects Coordinator

Jasmine Brotzman

Set Production Assistant

James Brown

Song

Jim Brown

Song Performer

Lauren Brown

Property Master

Ben Browning

Executive Producer

Peter Bundrick

Carpenter

Brian Burgoyne

Director Of Photography

Brian Burgoyne

Dp/Cinematographer

Todd Burke

Score Recording

Sharmain Burke-perry

Location Assistant

R D Burman

Song

Liz Burns

Advisor

Stanley B Burns

Advisor

Sarah Burton

Costume Designer

Anthony S Calypso

Assistant Property Master

Dj Campbell

Production Assistant

Nicole Capogna

Costumer

Andrew Carter

Song

Alvaro Castillo

Caterer

Steven Cavagnino

Camera

Fangge Chen

Compositor

Veilumuth Chitralekha

Song

Cinder Chou

Production Coordinator

Tonia Ciconne

Hair

Roy Ruiz Clayton

Song

Roy Ruiz Clayton

Song Performer

Wendy Cohen

Consultant

Lauren Colbert

Costume Coordinator

Pierrot Colonna

Camera Operator

Carol Compton

Researcher

Constance Conrad

Compositor

Anthony Correia

Camera

Luis A. Cortes

Art Department

Brian Clayton Costello

Song

Brian Clayton Costello

Song Performer

Gary Costello

Song

Phil Coulter

Song

Jerry Cox

Boom Operator

Luis Cuevas

Assistant Editor

Evelyne Datl

Song

Larhn Davitt

Dolly Grip

Josh Dawson

Art Assistant

Isabelle Decauwert

Hair Stylist

Pam Demetruis

Foley Editor

Nick Derrico

Camera

Michael Devereaux

Driver

Gabe Direnzo

Electric

Clement Dodd

Song

David Dodt

Song

Michael Dondero

Production Secretary

Gerald Donlan

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Connor Dwyer

Best Boy Grip

Dan Edelstein

Adr Editor

Andy Eklund

Art Director

Elizabeth Ellerman

Accounting Assistant

Ed Elliott

Driver

Mike Elliott

Transportation Co-Captain

Elisabeth Ellison

Song

Rich Elmiler

Caterer

Adrienne Enderle

Set Production Assistant

Scott Ettin

Production Manager

Joe Evans

Song

Anthony Edward Fairclough

Song

Dann Fink

Adr Voice Casting

Sam Fishell

Assistant

P.j. Ford

Driver

John Foster

Consultant

Sally Foster

Grip

Jessie Francis

Accounting Clerk

Brad Gage

Assistant

Cristian Gallon

Electric

Anthony Gamiello

Grip

Regional Garland

Song

Sean Garnhart

Sound Effects Editor

Massimo Del Gaudio

Song Performer

Massimo Del Gaudio

Song

Riley Geare

Song

Ismyme Geffrard

Costumer

Inara George

Song Performer

Inara George

Song

Josh Gericke

Hair Stylist

Hannah Getts

Assistant

Ella Gibney

Set Production Assistant

Shellie Gillespie

Production Accountant

Mary Kate Golding

Art Assistant

Gabriel Gonzalez

Assistant Location Manager

Emily V. Gordon

Screenplay

Emily V. Gordon

Executive Producer

Keith Gordon

Best Boy Grip

Isaac Gotterer

Set Production Assistant

Jimmie Gray

Song Performer

Ashton C. Green

Camera Operator

Scott A Griswold

Art Department

Lenis Guess

Song

Claudia Guevara

Colorist

Tauhid Hakein

Coordinator

Matt Harding

Loader

Lucien Harriot

Visual Effects Supervisor

Kyle James Hauser

Song

Kyle James Hauser

Song Performer

Brian Havens

Caterer

Nicole Hearon

Casting Associate

Richard Hebrank

Construction Coordinator

Mariana Hellmund

Script Supervisor

Sebastian Henshaw

Foley Artist

Natalie Hoffman

Art Department

Ben Holiday

Song Performer

Johnny Holland

Production Accountant

George Holtzer

Transportation Captain

Shaun Hopkins

Song

Eric Horwitz

Camera

Htat Htut

Camera Operator

Charles R Hunt

Production Sound Mixer

Susan Huyett

Art Department

France Iann

Advisor

Danniel P Infantino

Song Performer

Danniel P Infantino

Song

Ari Issler

Camera Operator

Richard Ivans

Song

Michael Jackmand

Post-Production Supervisor

Alec Jarnagin

Steadicam Operator

Waylon Jennings

Song

Blake Johnson

Camera Assistant

Casey David Johnson

Camera Operator

Neal Jonas

Visual Effects

Raymond Jones

Song

Andrew Juhl

Camera Assistant

David Kavanaugh

Electric

Barbara Jean Kearney

Accountant

Christopher T Keenan

Grip

Gayle Keller

Casting

Maeve Kelly

Assistant Costume Designer

Brad Kenny

Production Manager

Thomas Kilpatrick

Song

John C King

Song

Patti King

Song

Chuck Kirkpatrick

Song Performer

Hugh Kirkpatrick

Song

Allison Kirschner

Casting Associate

Melissa Kivell

Production Coordinator

Seth Kleinberg

Titles

Azniv Korkejian

Music Editor

Greg Kurstin

Song

Nicole Lambusta

Costumes

Frank Larson

Camera Operator

Joe Latson

Production Supervisor

John Lee

Caterer

Stacey Lee

Production Manager

Laura Lerner

Scenic Artist

Alex Lilja

Set Production Assistant

Rona Lind

Production Insurance

Mark Linden

Sound Re-Recording Mixer

Peter Link

Driver

Eva Lopez

Costumer

Chris Lundy

Camera

Eric Lutz

Electric

Robert Maasin

Set Production Assistant

Bobby Mackston

Sound Editing

Jocelyn Magsumbol

Office Production Assistant

Randy Main

Camera

Peter A Marshall

Production Insurance

Matt Mccoubry

Set Production Assistant

Mike Mcelroy

Driver

Andrew Mckay

Colorist

Parish Mclean

Grip

Lauren Meckleberg

Set Production Assistant

Yedeedya Mellman

Set Production Assistant

Barry Mendel

Producer

Felix Mendelssohn

Song

Matthew Merksamer

Set Production Assistant

Melanie Merrill

Art Assistant

Film Details

Also Known As
Amor inseparable, Big Sick, Big Sick - Il matrimonio si può evitare, l'amore no, The, Doentes de Amor, La gran enfermedad del amor, Ljubezen na prvo bolezen, Mal d'amour, Rögtönzött szerelem, Srdcu nerozká?e?, Un Amor inseparable, gran enfermedad del amor
MPAA Rating
Release Date
2017
Production Company
Berj Basralian ; Peter A Marshall ; Rona Lind
Distribution Company
ELEVATION PICTURES/ENTRACT FILMS/LIONSGATE
Location
New York, NY, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 59m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video September 19, 2017

Wide Release in United States July 14, 2017

Released in United States 2017

Limited Release in United States June 23, 2017

Wide Release in United States July 14, 2017

Released in United States on Video September 19, 2017

Released in United States 2017 (Premieres)

Released in United States 2017 (Festival Favorites )

Released in United States 2017 (Opening Night Gala)

Released in United States 2017 (Buzz)

Limited Release in United States June 23, 2017