Ben Is Back

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  • R
  • Genre(s): Drama
  • Release year: 2018
  • Running time: 103 min
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... read more
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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.

Original Release

12/05/2018

US Release

12/07/2018

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Cast

Julia Roberts Holly Burns
Lucas Hedges Ben Burns
Kathryn Newton Ivy Burns
Courtney B. Vance Neal Beeby / Mr. Beeby
Alexandra Park Cara K.
Teddy Cañez Officer Thomas
Emily Cass McDonnell Bobette Parker
Faith Logan Mall Shopper
Tim Guinee Phil
Marquise Vilson Leon B.
(see additional cast & crew)

Directors

Peter Hedges

Writers

Peter Hedges

Cast

Julia Roberts Holly Burns
Lucas Hedges Ben Burns
Kathryn Newton Ivy Burns
Courtney B. Vance Neal Beeby / Mr. Beeby
Alexandra Park Cara K.
Teddy Cañez Officer Thomas
Emily Cass McDonnell Bobette Parker
Faith Logan Mall Shopper
Tim Guinee Phil
Marquise Vilson Leon B.
Mia Fowler Lacey Burns-Beeby / Lacey Beeby
Jayden Abrams Kid in Church
Jakari Fraser Liam Burns-Beeby
Jocelyn Bioh Nicole Hill
Melissa van der Schyff Robin Striem
John Cashin Doppelgänger
Robert Myers Gentleman of the Church
Jessica VanOss Mall Shopper
Gamze Ceylan Pharmacist
Rosalie Tenseth Officer Reidy

Producers

Jane Nerlinger Evans Executive Producer
Michael Heimler Executive Producer
Ben Stillman Executive Producer
Dan Friedkin Executive Producer
Mickey Liddell Executive Producer
Pete Shilaimon Executive Producer
Daniel Steinman Executive Producer
Micah Green Executive Producer
Lindsey King Executive Producer
Dianne Dreyer Producer
Nina Jacobson Producer
Joseph P. Reidy Producer
Teddy Schwarzman Producer
Brad Simpson Producer
Bevan Thomas Producer
Gabrielle Mahon Producer
Margaret Chernin Producer
Kirsten Schatz Producer
Peter Hedges Producer

Editors

Ian Blume

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