The Lost Weekend (1945)
overview : Don Birnam, a long-time alcoholic, has been sober for ten days and appears to be over the worst... but his craving has just become more insidious. Evading a country weekend planned by his brother and girlfriend, he begins a four-day bender that just might be his last - one way or another.
Genres : Drama
Tags : desperation, paranoia, weekend, bartender, brother, addiction, alcoholism, suicidal, writer, alcoholic, bats, low self esteem, flashback, dishonesty, film noir, hopelessness, delirium tremens, lies, evasion, devoted girlfriend