Friday Night Flicks: My Name is Bill W.

My Name Is Bill W.

From IMDB – 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. Source: 1989 CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie.

Director: Daniel Petrie. Writer: William G. Borchert

James Woods as Bill Wilson
JoBeth Williams as Lois Wilson
James Garner as Dr. Bob Smith
Gary Sinise as Ebby