The Big Sick
Amazon also paid a steep price for the Michael Showalter-directed comedy The Big Sick: $12 million. Kumail Nanjiani stars in the film, which he cowrote with his wife, Emily V. Gordon (pictured). It's based on their real-life experiences dealing with her mysterious illness. Zoe Kazan, Holly Hunter, and Ray Romano all costar.
When it's available: TBA