Ben is Back, Julia Roberts, Lucas Hedges' drug addiction drama, to release in India on 7 December

Indo-Asian News Service

November 16, 2018 16:27:08 IST

Julia Roberts-starrer Ben Is Back, in which she plays a mother to a drug addict son, will hit the screens in India on 7 December.

Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges in Ben is Back. Image via Twitter

Julia Roberts and Lucas Hedges in Ben is Back. Image via Twitter

The Peter Hedges directorial features the Pretty Woman star as a mother fighting to keep her son off drugs when he unexpectedly comes home on Christmas Eve.

Ben Is Back will be released in India by PVR Pictures, read a statement.

The film also stars Lucan Hedges, Courtney B. Vance and Kathryn Newton apart from Roberts.

It is about how 19-year-old Ben Burns unexpectedly returns to his family's suburban home on Christmas Eve. Ben's mom, Holly, is relieved and welcoming but wary of her son's drug addiction. Over a turbulent 24 hours, new truths are revealed, and a mother's undying love gets put to the test as Holly does everything in her power to keep Ben clean.

Updated Date: Nov 16, 2018 16:27 PM