Ben is Back (2018) is a powerful drama that follows the charming but problematic Ben Burns while returning home to his family on a decisive Christmas Eve. Ben’s cautious mother, Holly Burns, welcomes the return of her beloved son, but soon finds out that he is still in danger. Over the course of 24 hours that can forever change everyone’s lives, Holly has to do everything in its power to avoid family dissolution. However, his father’s philosophy of how to handle the return of his son puts him in direct disagreement with his wife. Spiritually, frankly and disturbingly, this film shows how far we can go to protect those we love.