The Big Sick (2017) Directed by Michael Showalter. With Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano. A romantic, generous-hearted effort that veers into difficult territory and makes you laugh until it hurts. A Pakistani stand-up comedian forms a relationship with a grad student whose sudden illness turns it into one of the frankest and funniest movies around. 119 min. Rated R.
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