In “Diminished Capacity,” Matthew Broderick stars as a Chicago journalist grappling with memory loss who returns to his hometown to help his Alzheimer’s-afflicted uncle, Rollie. The duo pin their hopes on a rare 1908 Chicago Cub baseball card that could fetch enough money to improve Rollie’s living situation.

Together, they venture to a memorabilia convention to sell the prized card, facing various schemers eager to snatch it away. Amidst the comedic chaos, they explore the poignant intersections of memory, value, and family bonds.

Diminished Capacity | July 4, 2008 (United States) 5.5
Director: Terry KinneyWriter: Doug Bost, Sherwood KiralyStars: Matthew Broderick, Virginia Madsen, Alan AldaSummary: A Chicago journalist suffering from memory loss takes leaves from his job and returns to his rural hometown, where he bonds with his Alzheimer's-impaired uncle Rollie and his old flame.


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