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About me

Gender Male
Occupation Screenwriter
Location Los Angeles, CA, United States
Introduction Though I post here under the name Tanner, my real name is Matthew Bradford, and I'm a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. I'm coauthor of the graphic novel Night and Fog and I co-wrote and co-produced the 2014 horror feature Dead Within.
Interests Hammer Horror, giallo thrillers, Sherlock Holmes, The Shadow, 80s barbarian movies, pulp fiction, glam rock
Favorite Movies On Her Majesty's Secret Service, Raiders of the Lost Ark, A Very Long Engagement, Dr. Strangelove, Star Wars, Danger: Diabolik, Hellboy, Evil Dead 2, Lord of the Rings, The President's Analyst, Billion Dollar Brain, Deadlier Than the Male, The Pink Panther, The Italian Job, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, James Bond... lots more.
Favorite Music Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Johnny Cash, Tom Petty, Tori Amos, Pulp, Iggy Pop, Arcade Fire, Aimee Mann, Placebo, John Barry, Portishead, Roxy Music, Cockney Rebel, New York Dolls, Jarvis Cocker, T-Rex, The Kinks, Rilo Kiley, Peaches, so much more...
Favorite Books John le Carre, Ian Fleming, Len Deighton, Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, Arthur Conan Doyle, J.K. Rowling, Mark Gatiss, Andrew Vachss, Mike Mignola, Edgar Rice Burroughs, Robert E. Howard, all sorts of spy novels and pulp fiction...

You've got to make contact with the alien leader. How will you tell when the conversation is finished?

I'm terrible at knowing when regular human conversations are finished. I can't imagine alien ones are any easier...