Ben Is Back

  •   Peter Hedges
  •   United States
  •   Gala Presentation
  •   Black Sheep, Drama, Thriller


“Two of the best performances of the year so far, and likely Oscar nominees — as is Peter Hedges’ original screenplay.” -THR

Nineteen-year-old Ben Burns (Lucas Hedges) unexpectedly returns 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.

  •  103 minutes


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