When A Man Loves A Woman

When A Man Loves A Woman

DVD - 1994?
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An airline pilot and his wife are forced to face the consequences of her alcoholism when her addictions threaten her life and their daughter's safety. While the woman enters detox, her husband must face the truth of his enabling behavior.
Publisher: Burbank, Calif. : Touchstone Home Video, [1994?]
Edition: Widescreen version.
ISBN: 9780788818943
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (126 min.) :,sd., col. ;,12 cm.


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blueberrymouse Jun 28, 2015

An outstanding movie about recovery. When the wife (Meg Ryan) hits bottom and seeks treatment for her alcoholism, her husband (Andy Garcia) enters a learning process about the disease and himself.
One thing that makes this movie interesting is the fact that he stayed with his wife.
In real life, women are more aptt to stay in a relationship with an alcoholic man where men are less likely to stay with an alcoholic wife.

Dec 12, 2013

Very sad story about a couple madly in love whose relationship begins to crumble as it comes to light that the wife has a serious drinking problem and needs to get help. Most heartbreaking for me was the instability and turbulence felt by their two young daughters. Will love conquer all? Or are some things just insurmountable? For those who have witnessed alcohol dependence through a loved one or personally, or for those who enjoy a tearjerker that pulls on the heartstrings, this is the film for you. I recommend it for Andy Garcia's performance.

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