About the film
My Name Is Bill W.
Release Date: April 30, 1989
|Genres||:||Drama, TV Movie|
|Production Companies||:||Garner-Duchow Productions, Hallmark Hall of Fame Productions, Warner Bros. Television|
|Writers||:||William G. Borchert|
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.