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Justin Benson @JustinHBenson Los Angeles, CA

Made movies with my friend @AaronMoorhead called RESOLUTION, SPRING, & THE ENDLESS. New one called SYNCHRONIC soon, an ep of THE TWILIGHT ZONE on @CBSAllAccess.

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Joined Twitter 7/2/08


To my brothers @Davidlawsonjr & @Justinhbenson - I love and appreciate you more than I express. Spending our releas… https://t.co/0ndknNsIH7
Retweeted by Justin BensonWe came up with #Synchronic in 2012 after cracking some jokes in a Toronto bagel shop playing one of the greatest f… https://t.co/a5sdS5gL8v
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10/23
2020
If you live in SoCal, please join me this Friday night at the VINELAND DRIVE-IN for the premiere of #SYNCHRONIC, fo… https://t.co/4G65y7E5c8
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10/22
2020
We’re excited to announce a special screening of SYNCHRONIC as part of our ArcLight at the Drive-In series!… https://t.co/JWWAOB8iOQ
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10/21
2020
A GOOD WOMAN IS HARD TO FIND is a tense, bloody noir film about a widow who gets unwittingly dragged into the affai… https://t.co/bFCvw9EWJY
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10/11
2020
@cleverrgirrl @NightstreamFest @AaronMoorhead It’s for a film we’re workin on, but Aaron’s buzzed head is a thing o… https://t.co/O0ssu7Puti.@BeyondFest Film Review: With a bigger budget, bigger movie stars, and bigger aspirations, @JustinHBenson and… https://t.co/lziVPyhUPZ
Retweeted by Justin Benson6:15PM today don't miss a delightfully charming one-time-only showing of @AaronMoorhead, @JustinHBenson, and… https://t.co/N1dAKERyTq
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10/10
2020
@BeyondFest is one of the best film festivals on the planet, ran by amazing people, and luckily I hear there’s stil… https://t.co/NSRvdKG1ouDown to the last 20 tix for tonight's west coast debuts of @AaronMoorhead and @JustinHBenson's mind-warping SYNCHRO… https://t.co/TZobG8gieq
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10/5
2020
@ScaryStuffPod @PolemicHeart @AaronMoorhead RIP Gas$
10/3
2020
This Halloween Bubz returns. Badges for the 10th Anniversary of the Frightening Ass Film Fest are available today a… https://t.co/kR9U96eyRB
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9/23
2020
@NinjaPleaseDJ @adamegypt @ArielVida @BeyondFest They did EVERYTHING on The Endless, i can confirm. @adamegypt @ArielVida @BeyondFest I concur to infinity, that they are amazing to infinity, and their skills are infinite. #EventHorizon
9/21
2020
@saraterror @sarahhollowell That's so cool and THANK YOU! AFTER MIDNIGHT is really the beautiful combined hearts &… https://t.co/8jiCyrBZWt
9/20
2020
This poster is gorgeous. https://t.co/rhWwNGptQf
9/17
2020
Infinite gratitude and love to everyone who has worked on SYNCHRONIC: https://t.co/gx6A5TxfDQ
9/16
2020
Our thoughts about this year's US release of SYNCHRONIC: https://t.co/A2xCpMDh0H
Retweeted by Justin BensonOur thoughts about this year's US release of SYNCHRONIC: https://t.co/IF3XQ0pIeD
Retweeted by Justin BensonOur thoughts about this year's US release of SYNCHRONIC: https://t.co/A2xCpMDh0H
9/11
2020
@MrPeliculitas @PrimeVideoES @AaronMoorhead @JoseMellinas Nosotros necesitamos este video magico 🦄🧙🏻‍♂️ @MrPeliculitas @PrimeVideoES @AaronMoorhead No recuerdo — que cancion cantamos? Hay video si? @MrPeliculitas @PrimeVideoES @AaronMoorhead Gracias por ver nuestras peliculas! Estamos muy contentos de que The En… https://t.co/ng4B0CPmVZ
8/22
2020
Are you an American who is concerned about your government’s active dismantling our postal system? Please text USPS… https://t.co/kxrFqfvhqI
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8/17
2020
Our new film, SEPARATION, is playing at the upcoming @HIFilmFest! Honored to be part of this amazing fest again. P… https://t.co/DftVxyNYoJ
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8/14
2020
@LonnieNadler I love him so much.
8/12
2020
@monstersndrinks @davegeister @agravewoman @SaxtonCh So cool! THANK YOU FOR WATCHING!!!With the news today of the Department of Justice’s decision to end the Paramount Consent Decrees, @AaronMoorhead ki… https://t.co/znDA2tK60w @writtenbyahmad Thank you! No updates. Same situation a lot of other theatrical release films are facing. Hopefully… https://t.co/S4LCkAjOB7As a huge fan of The Girlfriend Experience, Sun Don't Shine, and everything else she's made, SHE DIES TOMORROW is a… https://t.co/FISw2jgOLh @ohlalola This made me smile big.
8/7
2020
The editor of SPRING and THE ENDLESS @Felkdawg is also a wonderful writer, filmmaker and human. He made this sweet… https://t.co/asdncwoFky
8/6
2020
The hilariously unsettling 4th season opener of HBO's #room104 entitled THE MURDERER starring Mark Duplass is like… https://t.co/258rSOIqAK
8/5
2020
@GaylyDreadful Yep. I'm a huge fan of @KentuckerAudley in SUN DON'T SHINE, a huge fan of @OliviaDudley in The Magic… https://t.co/8mSi4N77dh @calebiswack @amy_seimetz Yep. So much #SheDiesTomorrow to praise, so this one I'll just say @katebrokaw's dreamy e… https://t.co/9gZyEIrzkd @OriginalRamiz @amy_seimetz @neonrated And I mean that cinematography by @jkeitel... So beautifully devastating. @eloibigas @amy_seimetz @neonrated @sitgesfestival When I listen to the phenomenal score by the @MondoBoys I actua… https://t.co/eGDzyiPgBU @ScaryStuffPod @amy_seimetz I ❤️❤️❤️ SUN DON'T SHINE so, so much. @AaronMoorhead had the pleasure of seeing it the… https://t.co/bplNBqA7DK @writtenbyahmad @amy_seimetz @neonrated Yep. I'm a @DavidLawsonJr super fan & that performance by @sheil_kate... Sh… https://t.co/8ctG1vsQKJInspiring virtuoso @amy_seimetz has made another masterpiece. I'm in awe of everyone who worked on… https://t.co/hMInRd8IH3
7/31
2020
Since you're planning to see @amy_seimetz's masterpiece #SheDiesTomorrow this weekend at the drive-in, this is the… https://t.co/8tbz0CnNHP
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7/28
2020
@15BelowZero illustrated every episode in the history of #TheTwilightZone The dedication is ~unparalleled~ https://t.co/WDcTt0PEdH
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7/21
2020
Did you dive in and catch the hidden Easter eggs in "8"? #TheTwilightZone https://t.co/FZI9CR3J2i
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7/18
2020
ALMOST FAMOUS is the best film shot in my hometown San Diego, and I learned in this amazing podcast that Cameron Cr… https://t.co/cVPnJDsZqR @Jeschamps @Simon_Barrett @AaronMoorhead I ❤️ THE GUEST. Also fun fact -- at one time Aaron and I were trying to ma… https://t.co/IC7f48ZFtc @scottderrickson @iseananphada Beautiful. I❤️ this movie to infinity.
7/14
2020
The trailer for Amy Seimetz's She Dies Tomorrow. @AaronMoorhead & @JustinHBenson were excitedly talking this one up… https://t.co/bNA34WVUuK
Retweeted by Justin Benson @amy_seimetz made another amazing film. @davidlawsonjr & all who worked on it did an amazing job. neonrated’s poste… https://t.co/mJPSAHKHP5Getting asked to lend a hand in this project was one of the greatest triumphs of my career. @amy_seimetz is a strai… https://t.co/aZgApXlMkT
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7/8
2020
We are completely in love with @amy_seimetz's masterpiece. Can't wait for you to see it. Trailer tomorrow. https://t.co/rzsqadA4Wz
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7/7
2020
@DrewMcWeeny @AaronMoorhead 🐙💖💓💞🐙
7/5
2020
Captor or captive? You never know what lurks in the icy depths of #TheTwilightZone. https://t.co/oSQfIrjRDV
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7/3
2020
In case you missed it 👇🏿 https://t.co/mIAHb1d15F
Retweeted by Justin Benson @kousteaux_ No the legendary Glen Morgan (The X-Files) wrote it! @stefabsky This is so cool to see. Thank you for watching and taking the time to write about our ep!!!#TheTwilightZone https://t.co/xEAqqOuVmL
7/1
2020
Plunge into the depths of #TheTwilightZone. https://t.co/zKa6P0qQl2
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6/28
2020
[Review] The TWILIGHT ZONE Reboot's Second Season Improves on the First's Weaknesses https://t.co/Ypq953HBynhttps://t.co/thQLu5P3gV
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6/27
2020
@alleywaykrew @AaronMoorhead Yep. We somehow manifested the lead singer of Operation Ivy and Rancid into our work a… https://t.co/qCFUiQSMWn.@SarahBolger is set to star in the historical true crime drama 'Black Donnelly’s,' based on the infamous Irish-Can… https://t.co/CkIXauM7dC
Retweeted by Justin BensonFor those who love the tentacle side of Lovecraft & want a half-hour creature feature with an absolutely insane pre… https://t.co/u8NMHv6LW9
Retweeted by Justin Benson @_chuwawa @AaronMoorhead Ah cool! Geniuses Glen Morgan and episode star Tim Armstrong from Rancid, Operation Ivy, etc helped us choose it!Thank you! Our second creature feature with Nadia “good luck tentacle” Hilker. https://t.co/RZz2qvcxR3 @Lorpeam Yep. The legend. He's AMAZING. @ScottWamplerBMD That's so awesome you watched it already! And now I'm even more excited to watch @JGDillard & Osgo… https://t.co/a6vGhpG77JTHANK YOU FOR WATCHING!!! The whole cast, crew, writer Glen Morgan and everyone at Monkeypaw killed it. https://t.co/6rnmZUdJytChecking out eps from TWILIGHT ZONE S2. Not watching in order, going by filmmaker. So far I can confirm that JD Dil… https://t.co/MqdvqozuE9
Retweeted by Justin Benson @OVAnthologyPod @joelmchale Thank you for watching!!! Really good to hear people are unsettled by it.
6/26
2020
Just finished "8". Some of the imagery in this episode is going to stay with me for a long time. Really chilling st… https://t.co/KdeClVQ4xA
Retweeted by Justin Benson @TylerCobaugh @TheTwilightZone @AaronMoorhead @JGDillard @JGDillard’s is on the top of my list, as well.Just watched @TheTwilightZone season 2 episode 8, freaking loved it @AaronMoorhead @JustinHBenson and now I will ta… https://t.co/1Rw8R25MNI
Retweeted by Justin BensonLong time fan, first time retweeter. THANK YOU @samesmail. https://t.co/sSy5UcET1BLast few weeks I snapped a pic whenever I saw something that made me proud to be part of LA. @ Los Angeles, Califor… https://t.co/a8CrN6JFre @joelmchale, cephalopod. #TheTwilightZone @ The 5th Dimension https://t.co/pJ029lAvf2It was a huge honor for @aaronmoorhead and I to direct an ep of #TheTwilightZone. We have reverence for everyone wh… https://t.co/STaVtL8Fyl#TheTwilightZone clip shows a group of scientists learn some species might be better off undiscovered. https://t.co/hWCM0Tp7mB
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6/25
2020
Next up in the closed bar series. Never been all that into The Den, but I love this version of the storefront. @ We… https://t.co/mnanoizgaw @TananariveDue @AaronMoorhead @JordanPeele @joelmchale Likewise! Also I loved #HorrorNoire on @shudder. Also I went… https://t.co/5UKOVynVSNWe got to direct an episode of ⁦@JordanPeele’s⁩ #TheTwilightZone with ⁦@joelmchale⁩, reuniting with SPRING’s Nadia… https://t.co/kUbaCXagtb
Retweeted by Justin Benson @aaronmoorhead and me directed this #TheTwilightZone ep that premieres tomorrow and it was an amazing experience:… https://t.co/ikRe3SxPLp
6/24
2020
#Watchmen begins in Tulsa, 1921 and explores the legacy of systemic racism in America. We’re proud to announce @HBOhttps://t.co/7QbEBXma2M
Retweeted by Justin BensonFace masks are not political. @AMCTheatres, please reconsider this decision to intentionally endanger your own cust… https://t.co/ptlDK7w4Ux
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6/19
2020
Can't believe it's Thursday. You know what that means? We're already 90 days late arresting Breonna Taylor's murderers.
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6/12
2020
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6/10
2020
“When we speak, we are afraid our words will not be heard or welcomed. But when we are silent, we are still afraid.… https://t.co/74iLE51BVF
Retweeted by Justin BensonThis was a question we needed you to get right the first time. https://t.co/uqdug3zBAT
Retweeted by Justin BensonWhat’s taking so long tbh https://t.co/GNeMikymy9
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6/7
2020
👇🏾 https://t.co/wY9o3Uffsr
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6/5
2020
They finally are charging all four men. Excellent. Now. About the police state that you marched into the streets… https://t.co/oODcqAlNxc
Retweeted by Justin BensonTo give you a sense of how many protesters are outside of the White House right now, 20 minutes after curfew: https://t.co/NQ6z6wsxN1
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6/3
2020
In addition to listening, donating, writing, voting, and constantly learning the most helpful ways to participate d… https://t.co/66Ke7e0XOG
6/2
2020
I would suggest THE WIRE might be more instructive during these times. https://t.co/rOD0movYQ3
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6/1
2020
It’s about respect & human decency and how we share that with each other. #ShowYouCare https://t.co/NqMDQSPeLX
Retweeted by Justin BensonThe change is here. It can’t be stopped. It shouldn’t be stopped. Let’s forget about going back. Let’s go forward.… https://t.co/fy4no0tMrE
Retweeted by Justin BensonIt’s up to all of us—Black, white, everyone—no matter how well-meaning we think we might be, to do the honest, unco… https://t.co/9H1ALgCnQI
Retweeted by Justin BensonLike so many of you, I’m pained by these recent tragedies. And I’m exhausted by a heartbreak that never seems to st… https://t.co/f5ny9loA6V
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5/31
2020
@ghoulsnxtdoor @AaronMoorhead This is awesome. Thank you for taking the time to watch and talk about it on your show!My statement on the death of George Floyd: https://t.co/Hg1k9JHT6R
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5/30
2020

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