• ‘Ben Is Back' Trailer: Addiction Takes a Toll on Lucas Hedges and Julia Roberts

    2 monthes ago - By Slash Film

    This awards season will see two different stories of drug addiction hitting theaters. There's Beautiful Boy showing the turmoil that addiction creates between a father and son played by Steve Carell and Timothée Chalamet, and then there's Ben Is Back , the new film from director Peter Hedges showing how addiction impacts an entire family, with Julia Roberts doing everything she can to keep her addict son Lucas Hedges from heading down a dangerous path when he returns home. And the latter just released a harrowing new trailer to pull at your heartstrings.
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  • Ben is Back Trailer Asks How Far We Will Go for Family

    Ben is Back Trailer Asks How Far We Will Go for Family

    2 monthes ago - By Coming Soon

    Ben is Back trailer asks how far we will go for family
    Roadside Attractions has released the official Ben is Back trailer, the upcoming drama directed and written by Oscar nominee Peter Hedges ( About a Boy , What's Eating Gilbert Grape , Dan in Real Life ). Check out the trailer now in the player below!
    Ben is Back stars Oscar winner Julia Roberts and Oscar nominee Lucas Hedges in a story that shows us how far we will go to protect the ones we love.
    RELATED: Ben is Back Teaser: A Mother's Undying Love for Her Son is Tested 19-year-old Ben Burns unexpectedly returns home to his family's...
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  • ‘Ben Is Back' Trailer: Julia Roberts & Lucas Hedges Drama Grapples With Opioid Crisis

    ‘Ben Is Back' Trailer: Julia Roberts & Lucas Hedges Drama Grapples With Opioid Crisis

    2 monthes ago - By Deadline

    Roadside Attractions has dropped the first full-length trailer for Ben Is Back , the drama starring Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges as a mother and son caught up in the opioid epidemic that made its debut at the Toronto film fest last month.
    “He's got the sparkle back in his eyes,” says Ben's cautiously optimistic mom Holly - but she hides the household's pill bottles just in case.
    Hedges - son of writer and director Peter Hedges - plays the 19-year-old addict...
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  • Ben is Back Trailer: Lucas Hedges is Julia Roberts' Troubled Son

    Ben is Back Trailer: Lucas Hedges is Julia Roberts' Troubled Son

    2 monthes ago - By Screen Rant

    Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges play a troubled mother-son duo in the full-length trailer for Peter Hedges' drama, Ben is Back. The film made its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival last month and has since begun to generate awards season buzz for the performances from Hedges and Roberts - the latter of whom is an Oscar-winner already, yet hasn't received any major movie acting nods since her turn in 2013's August: Osage County. Directed by Hedges from his own script, Ben is Back stars Roberts as Holly Burns, a woman who is taken aback when - on Christmas Eve - her...
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