Written and Directed by Peter Hedges. Ben Is Back centers on Ben Burns (Lucas Hedges) a 19-year-old young man with substance abuse issues who returns to his family’s home on Christmas Eve. Ben’s mom, Holly (Julia Roberts), love the idea of the unexpected visit of her son but wary of him staying clean. A rough day passes and new truths are exposed. The mother’s unconditional love for her son is tested as she does everything in her hands to keep him from harm.
Ben Is Back also stars Courtney B. Vance (The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story) and Kathryn Newton (Lady Bird).
LD Entertainment, Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions will release Ben Is Back in theaters December 7, 2018. This film will have its World Premiere as a Special Presentation at the 2018 Toronto International Film Festival.
Don’t miss the official Teaser Trailer of Ben Is Back and prepare to watch this film on December.