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Diminished Capacity Reviews

November 18, 2011
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 8, 2008
Sherwood Kiraly's slight script only makes this embarrassment of riches seem more embarrassing.
July 16, 2008
Alda's Hawkeye Pierce charm gives way to something snappish and cagey, while Broderick's fussy stiffness is perfect.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
July 10, 2008
Didn't we invent film festivals so we could sequester all the star-studded 'how I spent my summer vacation' indie film projects and keep them out of our arthouses?
Read More | Original Score: C
July 7, 2008
A slog through determined wackiness, it's apt to leave audiences cold.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/5
July 4, 2008
The actors look as if they're having a reasonably fine time, but there's no sense of commitment here, no sense that this was a movie that absolutely, passionately had to be made.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/5
July 4, 2008
A mild pleasure from one end to the other, but not much more.
Full Review | Original Score: 2/4
July 4, 2008
Full Review | Original Score: B+
July 3, 2008
Striving for low-key character comedy, Diminished Capacity ends up diminishing its returns.
Read More | Original Score: 2/4
July 3, 2008
It has moments of sweetness, but not enough poignancy or wit to turn it into the endearing art-house comedy that it aspires to be.
Read More | Original Score: 2.5/4
July 2, 2008
Great, just what we needed: another rote exercise in indie-feely humanism.
Read More | Original Score: 2/6
July 2, 2008
Diminished Capacity is blessed with a blue-ribbon cast.
July 1, 2008
It's the kind of lite movie you go and see with your mom, and she'll say she liked it -- but then a year later, you're both trying to remember what it was even about.
January 28, 2008
A pleasant enough diversion, but DC will be bettered watched from the horizontal position of a couch, one to which the film seems all too eager to send you.
January 23, 2008
Plays like diminished comedy.