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Summary Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which com...

The Big Sick

Metascore Universal Acclaim Based on 47 Critic Reviews
must-see
86
User Score Generally Favorable Based on 414 User Ratings
7.0
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Summary Based on the real-life courtship between Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon, The Big Sick tells the story of Pakistan-born aspiring comedian Kumail (Nanjiani), who connects with grad student Emily (Zoe Kazan) after one of his standup sets. However, what they thought would be just a one-night stand blossoms into the real thing, which com...

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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 47 Critic Reviews
86
98% Positive
46 Reviews
2% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
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Metascore
Universal Acclaim Based on 47 Critic Reviews
86
98% Positive
46 Reviews
2% Mixed
1 Review
0% Negative
0 Reviews

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 414 User Ratings
7.0
75% Positive
310 Ratings
10% Mixed
43 Ratings
15% Negative
61 Ratings

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User Score
Generally Favorable Based on 414 User Ratings
7.0
75% Positive
310 Ratings
10% Mixed
43 Ratings
15% Negative
61 Ratings

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Production Company Apatow Productions, FilmNation Entertainment, Story Ink
Release Date Jun 23, 2017
Duration 2 h
Rating R
Tagline An Awkward True Story
Academy Awards, USA
1 Nomination
Critics Choice Awards
• 1 Win & 6 Nominations
Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society Awards
• 1 Win & 5 Nominations