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The Resource My Name is Bill W., executive producers, Peter K. Duchow & James Garner ; written by William G. Borchert ; produced & directed by Daniel Petrie ; Warner Bros., Inc. ; a Garner/Duchow production

My Name is Bill W., executive producers, Peter K. Duchow & James Garner ; written by William G. Borchert ; produced & directed by Daniel Petrie ; Warner Bros., Inc. ; a Garner/Duchow production

Label
My Name is Bill W.
Title
My Name is Bill W.
Statement of responsibility
executive producers, Peter K. Duchow & James Garner ; written by William G. Borchert ; produced & directed by Daniel Petrie ; Warner Bros., Inc. ; a Garner/Duchow production
Contributor
Actor
Composer
Director of photography
Editor of moving image work
Film director
Film producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
World War I veteran William Wilson has everything: loving wife, good health, Wall Street career --and a "drinking problem." Penniless overnight when the stock market crashes, Bill quickly descends into a stormy sea of booze. Then he meets Bob Smith, an Ohio surgeon with the same "problem." Together they discover a way to stay sober --one day at a time, and their mutual triumph would soon become the world's
Member of
Awards note
James Woods won a Best Actor Emmy Award for his portrayal of William Griffith Wilson.
Cataloging source
LVC
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Hallmark hall of fame
Credits note
Director of photography, Neil Roach ; editors, Paul Rubell, John Wright ; music, Laurence Rosenthal
Dewey number
791.45/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: Not rated
  • Canadian home video rating: 14A
Language note
English dialogue with optional French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned
LC call number
  • PN1997
  • HV5275
LC item number
  • .M96 2006
  • .M916 2006
PerformerNote
James Woods, Jobeth Williams, James Garner, Gary Sinise, George Coe, Robert Harper, Ray Reinhardt, Fritz Weaver
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1928-2014
  • 1947-
  • 1951-
  • 1926-2016
  • 1926-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Duchow, Peter K.
  • Garner, James
  • Petrie, Daniel
  • Borchert, William G.
  • Woods, James
  • Williams, JoBeth
  • Sinise, Gary
  • Coe, George
  • Harper, Robert
  • Reinhardt, Ray
  • Weaver, Fritz
  • Roach, Neil
  • Rubell, Paul
  • Wright, John
  • Rosenthal, Laurence
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
99
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • W., Bill
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Alcoholics
  • W., Bill
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Alcohólicos
  • W., Bill
  • Alcoholics Anonymous
  • Alcoholics
Technique
live action
Label
My Name is Bill W., executive producers, Peter K. Duchow & James Garner ; written by William G. Borchert ; produced & directed by Daniel Petrie ; Warner Bros., Inc. ; a Garner/Duchow production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie in 1989--Wikipedia
  • Special features: The making of My name is Bill W
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Standard version -- The making of My Names is Bill W -- Language: English Dolby surround stereo -- Subtitles (movie only): English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm70065351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780419819165
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569741140
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74114
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70065351
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround stereo; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD
Label
My Name is Bill W., executive producers, Peter K. Duchow & James Garner ; written by William G. Borchert ; produced & directed by Daniel Petrie ; Warner Bros., Inc. ; a Garner/Duchow production
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Originally produced as a CBS Hallmark Hall of Fame television movie in 1989--Wikipedia
  • Special features: The making of My name is Bill W
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Special features: Standard version -- The making of My Names is Bill W -- Language: English Dolby surround stereo -- Subtitles (movie only): English, French, Spanish
Control code
ocm70065351
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Extent
1 videodisc (93 min.)
Isbn
9780419819165
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
012569741140
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
74114
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)70065351
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1; full screen presentation; Dolby Digital surround stereo; dual layer format
Video recording format
DVD

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