Ben is Back

Ben is Back

TBD 2018 98m

Director

Peter Hedges

Writer

Peter Hedges

Producers

Nina Jacobson, Brad Simpson, Teddy Schwarzman and Peter Hedges

Executive Producers

Daniel Steinman, Micah Green, Dan Friedkin, Ben Stillman, Michael Heimler, Jane Evans, Mickey Liddell, and Pete Shilaimon

Starring

Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, Courtney B. Vance and Kathryn Newton

Synopsis

19 year-old Ben Burns (Lucas Hedges) unexpectedly returns home to his family’s suburban home on Christmas Eve morning. Ben’s mother, Holly (Julia Roberts), is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son staying clean. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother’s undying love for her son is tested as she does everything in her power to keep him safe.