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The Big Sick

  1. vulture lists
    Judd Apatow’s Best and Worst Movies, RankedFrom Year One to this week’s The King of Staten Island.
  2. movies
    The Post-Film Real-Life Photo Slideshow Will Be the Death of MeThese “See? See?” credit sequences are a sign of bad faith in the power of cinema.
  3. Holly Hunter Is Keeping It RealThe Oscar-winning actress on aging in Hollywood, returning to TV, and the latest act of her “durable” career.
  4. last night on late night
    Kumail Nanjiani on Finding The Big Sick on Pornhub: ‘That’s the American Dream!’“Ray Romano’s in this one?”
  5. pga awards
    Wonder Woman and The Big Sick Among Producers Guild NomineesCall Me by Your Name, Dunkirk, and Get Out were also on the 11-film list.
  6. wga awards
    Lady Bird, Logan Score WGA Nominations; The Post Snubbed“What if this is the best version?”
  7. transformations
    The Michael Showalter Guide to Reinventing Yourself As a Fancy-Pants FilmmakerHe seems to have had the best coming-out year that (almost) nobody noticed. Here’s how his breakthrough happened.
  8. moms
    The 10 Best ‘Call Your Mom’ Movies of 2017From Girls Trip to Lady Bird.
  9. Everyone Was Talking About the Call Me by Your Name Peach at the Gotham Awards“I have a visceral feeling every time I see a peach now that flashes me back to Europe.”
  10. how to win an oscar
    To Win an Oscar in 2017, You Have to Make the Movie That Speaks to the MomentBut between Trump, Harvey, and everything else, good luck guessing which moment to speak to.
  11. The Best Movies of 2017 (So Far)Including Get Out, Baby Driver, and The Beguiled.
  12. chat room
    Vella Lovell on Crazy Ex-Girlfriend and Heather’s Future in West Covina“Heather is way more emotionally intelligent than I am.”
  13. Oscar Futures: Can a 7-Year-Old Actress Get Nominated This Year?Will The Florida Project’s irrepressible Brooklynn Prince be the youngest Oscar nominee ever?
  14. Oscar Futures: Is Blade Runner 2049 a Major Contender?The hotly anticipated sequel may be a contender for Best Picture and Best Director.
  15. in conversation
    Judd Apatow on His Legacy, Feminism, and Why Republicans Make for Bad TVIn conversation with the man who changed Hollywood comedy.
  16. Watch a Clip from ‘The Big Sick’ Standup Tour Featuring Aidy Bryant, Kurt […]Earlier this year, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon went on tour to promote their new movie The Big Sick alongside Judd Apatow, Ray Romano, […]
  17. sexual harassment
    Zoe Kazan Recalls On-Set Sexual Harassment, Giving ‘Blowjob Eyes’ in AuditionsHer encounters are depressingly normal.
  18. mothers
    Holly Hunter on Being Cast As the ‘Forthright, Strong, Blah Blah Blah’ Mother“It’s the sexism of movies,” she told The New Yorker.
  19. Talking ‘The Big Sick,’ ‘Wet Hot,’ and ‘Search Party’ with Michael […]If occupying multiple pockets of comedic styles as writer and performer were a Herculean task, then mastering the mechanics and successfully […]
  20. the rom com lives
    Kumail Nanjiani on Being a Brown Romantic Hero, and Making a Funny Coma Movie“I was not getting offered romantic leading roles. I’ve always played some version of a nerdy guy or something like that.”
  21. Inside ‘The Big Sick’ with Kumail NanjianiAfter years of outstanding ensemble work in acclaimed television series like Silicon Valley, Portlandia, and Burning Love —as well as […]
  22. Emily V. Gordon Wants to Make You Laugh and Cry at the Same TimeAuthor, producer, screenwriter, and GWAR fan Emily V. Gordon is no stranger to the philosophical principle that comedy equals tragedy plus […]
  23. nice things
    Richard Curtis Gave Kumail Nanjiani a Piece of Four Weddings and a Funeral“He cut it 4 frames from his personal reel of Four Weddings. Of course I recognize the scene instantly.”
  24. character study
    Zoe Kazan Is Reimagining the Rom-Com Heroine — and HerselfIn a new film, The Big Sick, and a new play, After the Blast.
  25. Kumail Nanjiani and Ray Romano Charm in The Big Sick TrailerCo-starring Ray Romano, Zoe Kazan, and Holly Hunter.
  26. Watch the Trailer for Emily V. Gordon and Kumail Nanjiani’s Movie ‘The Big […]With some help from Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter, comedy collaborators and married couple Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon wrote a […]
  27. Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s Movie ‘The Big Sick’ Heads to […]Back in 2015, Judd Apatow and Michael Showalter signed on to produce and direct, respectively, Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon’s movie The […]
  28. sundance 2017
    This Is the Year Netflix Tried to Swallow SundanceWhat’s $12.5 million here or there?
  29. movie review
    Sundance Hit The Big Sick Is a Joyful Exercise in EmpathyKumail Nanjiani stars in this festival crowd-pleaser.
  30. One of Sundance’s Biggest Hits Is Based on an Often Uncomfortable True StoryThis is not your average romantic comedy.
  31. wheels and deals
    Amazon Acquires Judd Apatow Rom-Com The Big SickOne of the first big buys of this year’s festival.