The Resource The big sick

The big sick

Label
The big sick
Title
The big sick
Contributor
Actor
Film director
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Loosely based on the real-life romance between Emily V. Gordon & Kumail Nanjiani. 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
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Written by Emily V. Gordon & Kumail Nanjiani ; directed by Michael Showalter
Date time place
Originally released as a motion picture in 2017
Intended audience
Rated: M
Language note
In English. [CC] English Captions: (Descriptive subtitles for the hearing impaired) ; [AD] English Audio Description: (Descriptive narration for the vision impaired)
PerformerNote
Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, Ray Romano, Anupam Kher
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1983-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gordon, Emily V.
  • Nanjiani, Kumail
  • Showalter, Michael
  • Kazan, Zoe
  • Hunter, Holly
  • Romano, Ray
Runtime
115
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nanjiani, Kumail
  • Pakistanis
  • Interpersonal communication and culture
  • Comedians
  • Man-woman relationships
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
The big sick
Instantiates
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Roadshow Entertainment: R-126162-9
  • Special features: deleted scenes: 8 in total
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251026163
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 115 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398700024978
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-126162-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen 16:9, 1.85:1, letterbox ; Dolby digital 5.1/2.0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The big sick
Distribution
Copyright
Note
  • Roadshow Entertainment: R-126162-9
  • Special features: deleted scenes: 8 in total
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
p2251026163
Dimensions
12 cm.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 DVD-video (approximately 115 min.)
Form of item
direct electronic
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
9398700024978
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
R-126162-9
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD ; region 4 ; PAL ; widescreen 16:9, 1.85:1, letterbox ; Dolby digital 5.1/2.0
Video recording format
DVD

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