|BMG; rental pricing|
|Director: ||Peter Cohn|
|Cast: ||Richard Lewis, Faye Dunaway, Dianne Wiest, Parker Posey and Spalding Gray|
Okay, so it's not a Friday-night rental you can enjoy with a couple of beers. But this film about an Alcoholics Anonymous meeting rivets with unswerving intensity. Its exceptional cast gathers in a church basement to bare their battles with booze, with Lewis emerging a surprising standout. The film's most sobering message? There's hope.
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