A director hires an alcoholic has-been and strikes up a stormy relationship with the actor's wife, who he believes is the cause of all the man's problems.
The lives of Jim and other alcoholics in and outside an AA meeting.
Two thirtysomethings, unemployed former alcoholic Joe and community health worker Sarah, start a romantic relationship in the one of the toughest Glasgow neighbourhoods.
Ben Sanderson, a Hollywood screenwriter who lost everything because of his alcoholism, arrives in Las Vegas to drink himself to death. There, he meets and forms an uneasy friendship and non-interference pact with prostitute Sera.
A faded country music musician is forced to reassess his dysfunctional life during a doomed romance that also inspires him.
In 1969, two substance-abusing, unemployed actors retreat to the countryside for a holiday that proves disastrous.
A family descended from Maori warriors is bedeviled by a violent father and the societal problems of being treated as outcasts.
Based on the life of successful poet Charles Bukowski and his exploits in Hollywood during the 60s, 70s, and 80s.
A boozy Broadway actress comes out of a 12-week cure to face the problems of her best friends as well as her needy daughter. She tries to balance the terrors of returning to work with the demands of all around her with humor and insight, while staying off the booze.
A bitter, aging couple, with the help of alcohol, use their young houseguests to fuel anguish and emotional pain towards each other over the course of a distressing night.
An alcoholic marries a young woman and systematically addicts her to booze so that they can share his "passion" together.