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My Name Is Bill W.

Directed by Daniel Petrie
United States, 1989
Drama

Synopsis

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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My Name Is Bill W. Directed by Daniel Petrie

Awards & Festivals

Golden Globes (USA)

1990 | 2 nominations including: Best Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television