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Brad started RopeofSilicon.com in 2003 as a hobby and a way to possibly create an online portfolio in an attempt to get work as a freelance writer. Suddenly he realized he was having a hell of a lot of fun spawning the site you see here today and the changing designs you see above. He is now a member of the Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and has been running RopeofSilicon.com as his full-time job since 2007.
That's a Wrap

That's a Wrap

It's time to move on to new adventures.

What I Watched, What You Watched #308

What I Watched, What You Watched #308

This week I watched Straight Outta Compton, had a second go 'round with Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation and took in a couple episodes of "The Knick".

'Straight Outta Compton' (2015) Movie Review

'Straight Outta Compton' (2015) Movie Review

As far as being a biopic, Straight Outta Compton goes a bit light on its portrayal of West Coast gangsta rap pioneers N.W.A. That said, come for the music, memories and strong social message, but don't expect a deep exploration.

'The Man from U.N.C.L.E.' (2015) Movie Review

'The Man from U.N.C.L.E.' (2015) Movie Review

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. almost flips the spy genre on its head with great performances from Henry Cavill and Elizabeth Debicki and a tone so tongue-in-cheek it's almost sincere.

Bryan Cranston is 'Trumbo' in First Trailer

Bryan Cranston is 'Trumbo' in First Trailer

Bryan Cranston is 1940s blacklisted screenwriter Dalton Trumbo in the first trailer for the aptly named Trumbo, set to premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in September.