Day: December 21, 2018

  • ‘Ben is Back’ review: Powerful mother-son drama

    Writer-director Peter Hedges tries to make Ben is Back work with his son Lucas and the support of Julia Roberts. Ben is Back is a story about a recovering addict Ben (Lucas Hedges) who leaves a sober-living facility to visit his mother, Holly (Julia Roberts) together with his teen sister and younger half-siblings for Christmas. […]