Skip to main content

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 27 min.

Plot Summary
Suffering from concussion-induced memory loss, Chicago newspaper editor Cooper heads to his Missouri hometown for a much-needed break. Discovering that his beloved Uncle Rollie is not only suffering from Alzheimer's but is also facing eviction, Cooper pledges to help the old man.

Cast: Matthew Broderick , Alan Alda , Virginia Madsen , Louis C.K. , Jimmy Bennett , Dylan Baker , Bobby Cannavale , Jim True-Frost

Director: Terry Kinney

Genres: Romantic comedy

Distributor: IFC Films

Diminished Capacity (2008)

Release Date: July 4th, 2008|1 hr. 27 min.

watch now
  • subscription
critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 2 )
  • A road movie that never really takes off. show more

  • Alda actually is kind of interesting as the mentally unstable uncle, but Broderick appears to be sleepwalking. Madsen has little to do, and everyone else plays things far too broadly. show more

  • The smart indie comedy Diminished Capacity deals with three kinds of dementia: those relating to aging, concussions and being a Chicago Cubs fan. Tying those three things together is a task that the witty script does with surprising adroitness. show more

See all critic reviews on metacritic.com
  • July 10, 2008 JKRESIN
    Report This User

    .

  • July 06, 2008 Silmnkr
    Report This User

    CAMP ROCK WAS SOOO AWSOME!NICK LOOKED WAY HOT DIDN'T HE? OH AND I HATE DEMI LEVATO!!!!

similar movies

  • Away From Her (2006)

  • Junebug (2005)

  • Beautiful Girls (1996)

  • Happy-Go-Lucky (2008)

  • The Kids Are All Right (2010)

Stay Connected with Moviefone

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X