“Ben Is Back” is a 2018 American drama film written and directed by Peter Hedges, starring Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, and Courtney B. Vance. Story of 19-year-old Ben Burns, a young man with substance abuse issues who unexpectedly returns to his family’s suburban home on Christmas Eve morning.
Ben’s mom, Holly 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. It is scheduled to be released on 7th December by LD Entertainment and Roadside Attractions.