Lionsgate Home Entertainment has announced the date and released artwork for the romance-drama-comedy, The Big Sick starring Kumail Nanjiani, Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter and Ray Romano. Click on the link below or image to the left to check out the features and artwork.
Lionsgate Home Entertainment has announced a September 19, 2017 release date for The Big Sick. The Blu-ray will come with a 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio track while the DVD will have the usual Dolby Digital 5.1 audio mix. The Blu-ray and DVD will retail for $39.99 and $29.95, respectively.
Synopsis: 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 (Kazan) after one of his stand-up 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. When Emily is beset with a mystery illness, it forces Kumail to navigate the medical crisis with her parents, Beth and Terry (Hunter and Romano) who he’s never met, while dealing with the emotional tug-of-war between his family and his heart.
Blu-ray & DVD Bonus Features:
- Audio Commentary with Actor-Writer Kumail Nanjiani, Writer Emily V. Gordon, Producer Barry Mendel and Director Michael Showalter
- Featurette: A Personal Journey: The Making of The Big Sick
- Featurette: The Real Story
- 2017 SXSW Film Festival Panel
- The Big Sick: The Other Stuff
- Deleted Scenes
- The Bigger Sick: Stick Around for More Laughs