My Name is Bill W. (1989)

Director
Daniel Petrie

Main cast
James Woods; JoBeth Williams; James Garner; Gary Sinise

Genres
Drama, History

Description
Based on the true story of Bill W. (James Woods), a successful stock broker whose life falls apart after the stock crash of the 20's and how he comes to grips with his alcoholism. Along with a fellow alcoholic (James Garner) he forms a support group that would eventually become Alcoholics Anonymous.


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