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Heartwarming And Hilarious

Movie: ‘The Big Sick’
Kumail Nanjiani and Zoe Kazan in “The Big Sick.”

Kumail Nanjiani grew up in Pakistan with his family, then moved to the United States as a teenager. They want him to get a respectable, professional job, but he dreams of being a successful comedian. They also want to arrange a marriage between their son and a nice Pakistani girl; he’s not keen on the whole idea of an arranged marriage.

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