BEN IS BACK

Watch Trailer Director: Peter Hedges
Cast: Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges, Courtney B. Vance

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. Ben is Back also stars Courtney B. Vance (The People V. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story) and Kathryn Newton (Lady Bird).

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Running Time: 103 minutes103 MIN
R Rated
This Film is Wheelchair Accessible

In this time for movies about teens in trouble, it's the mom in this one who packs the biggest punch.

Steve Pond
TheWrap