May 29, 2024 – What happens when the party is over? There are plenty of movies that show the “before” but only a few that get into the dirty side of addiction. They can all serve as powerful examples of what sobriety and recovery can and should be. Here’s our list of 32 movies that show the dark side and the possible light at the end of the tunnel.

When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story: Alcoholism and addiction are hard on the friends and loved ones of the addicts. Al-Anon is a program started by AA founder Bill W.’s wife, Lois, to help those close to addicts know what to do to help and deal with the emotional stress it has brought them. When Love Is Not Enough: The Lois Wilson Story tells her story with a brilliant performance by Winona Ryder as Lois…