When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story

Watch When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story

"The epic story of devotion, recovery and hope"
  • PG
  • 2010
  • 1 hr 36 min
  • 6.8  (962)

Lois Wilson was a woman of great inner strength and determination. Together, Lois and Bill Wilson started movements that have helped millions of people around the world. And together, they've given the world an inspiring love story. The two met and fell in love, then married following Bill's return from WWI. Despite concerns over Bill's drinking, Lois believed he was destined for greatness. She believed her love and support would eventually persuade Bill to quit drinking. When he finally attained sobriety, he poured his time and energy into helping other drunks, which led to the founding of Alcoholics Anonymous. Lois felt resentment that her patience and devotion were not acknowledged. When she discovered the wives of other alcoholics experienced the same anger and frustration, Lois learned her own experience could be invaluable in helping families of other problem drinkers. This was the beginning of Al-Anon.

When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story
When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story
When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story

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Lois Wilson was a woman of great inner strength and determination. Together, Lois and Bill Wilson started movements that have helped millions of people around the world. And together, they've given the world an inspiring love story. The two met and fell in love, then married following Bill's return from WWI. Despite concerns over Bill's drinking, Lois believed he was destined for greatness. She believed her love and support would eventually persuade Bill to quit drinking. When he finally attained sobriety, he poured his time and energy into helping other drunks, which led to the founding of Alcoholics Anonymous. Lois felt resentment that her patience and devotion were not acknowledged. When she discovered the wives of other alcoholics experienced the same anger and frustration, Lois learned her own experience could be invaluable in helping families of other problem drinkers. This was the beginning of Al-Anon.

When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story is a 2010 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 36 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.8.

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  • Release Date
    2010
  • MPAA Rating
    PG
  • Runtime
    1 hr 36 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.8  (962)