They want him to be a lawyer; he wants to be a stand-up comedian (and is settling for Uber driver).When he excuses himself for daily prayer, he plays video games.Mike Dougherty: This is seriously my favorite joke ever.I mentioned it to one of our Language Arts professors, who just kind of guffawed.Another example: Kumail’s older and more dutiful brother (Adeel Akhtar) wants to know — in a way that seems right and reasonable — when Kumail is going to follow his example as a devout son and white-collar success story who can make the family proud.All of the thoughtful characters missing from the last 10 comedies you’ve seen? And we haven’t even gotten to the love story, marked by Kumail’s dithering.” The man replies, “I feel like I’ve been talking to a fucking brick wall.” ****************************** A guy goes in an adult store and asks for an inflatable doll. ” The customer says, “Female” The counter guy asks, “Black or white? ” The customer says, “White” The counter guy asks, “Christian or Muslim?
” The man replies, “I have been praying for peace between the Jews and Arabs and for all world hatred and terrorism to stop, and for my children and grandchildren to grown up in a peaceful world.” The news reporter says, “Wow that’s truly beautiful, how do you feel after doing this for 70 years?
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Nanjiani wrote it with Gordon — now his wife — and made it with producer Judd Apatow, whose movies are known for being long and cluttered and discursive. Its wide embrace of subplots and characters is in tune with its big-tent themes. In a stock comedy they’d be stiff caricatures, punch lines crafted to reinforce the trite True Love formula and Old World/New World clichés.
But these women are fleshed-out individuals — beautiful, smart, sympathetic — and they register strongly, so much so that the formal matchmaking involved seems startlingly sensible, its orchestration by Kumail’s parentspractical and even affectionate.