Movies About Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.

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Movies About Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.

Thanks are due to the author of this article, linked above, who provides a list of movies with an Alzheimer’s or other dementia story line.  How timely, as my husband and I were discussing last night how a few of the novels we’ve read recently have an Alzheimer’s story weaved through the book.

I told my husband that this seeming anomaly is not surprising due to the pervasiveness of the disease in so many households throughout the world.  In my family, my father died from Alzheimer’s complications in 2007, and my sister-in-law died at the age of 69 from mixed dementia.  I know there are many of you who at the very least know of someone affected by the disease.

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2 thoughts on “Movies About Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease.

    Welcome to the year 2015! | Baby Boomers and More said:
    January 23, 2015 at 1:23 pm

    […] Movies about dementia and Alzheimer’s disease, October 2012  I’d also like to add two movies to the list: the outstanding documentary Alive Inside about the benefits of personalized music for those with dementia. I’ve linked an article I wrote about the documentary that includes links to the Alive Inside website, as well as Still Alice, the movie from the best-selling novel of the same title by Lisa Genova, Still Alice will be released early this year. […]

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