Apr 30, 1989 · The quality of the actors was usurped only by their unending interest in the story of Bill W and the important message they were delivering. James Garner and James Woods were intensely focused on keeping the story of Dr. bob and Bill as true to form as possible.
My Name Is Bill W. (516) IMDb 7.3 99 min 1989 NR Subtitles and Closed Captions. Based on the true story of Bill W., James Woods – in an Emmy award-winning performance – plays the successful stock broker whose life falls apart after the stock crash of the 1920’s. Genres Drama Director
My Name Is Bill W. is a 1989 CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame made-for-television drama film directed by Daniel Petrie, starring James Woods, JoBeth Williams and James Garner. William G. Borchert, who wrote the film for television, based it on the true story of William Griffith Wilson and Dr. Robert Holbrook Smith,
My Name Is Bill W. is the powerful story of Bill Wilson’s lifelong struggle for sobriety and his role in founding one of the most successful self-help organizations in history –Alcoholics Anonymous(AA).
Jan 13, 2014 · In this inspiring portrayal, My Name is Bill W. movingly depicts the trials, trauma and triumph of people and loved ones coping and recovering from substance abuse. Director: Daniel Petrie.