Re: TITLE SEARCH "BILL"

GERRY@CRPL.CEDAR-RAPIDS.LIB.IA.US
Tue, 28 Nov 1995 10:05:37 -0600 (CST)

>One of our faculty has asked me to find out about a program called
>"BILL". It is the story of a mentally challenged man who leaves an
>institution and becomes integrated into the community.
>
>One of my colleagues in B.C. has suggested that it may have been a
>made-for-TV movie, starring Mickey Rooney.

Rose-

The film is BEST BOY, by Ira Wohl(sp?) about his cousin. It is shot by Tom
McDonough. I thin it was made about 1978. It is a terrific film about Billy
leaving his home for an independent living situation.

Andrew Garrison

>>BILL and BEST BOY are not the same movie. BILL is a docu-drama about Bill
Sakter.