Robert Silva

  • Freelance entertainment writer since 1998
  • Contributes to several home entertainment and film websites
  • Nine years of background working in the film industry




Robert Silva is a former writer for ThoughtCo who wrote about home theater entertainment for more than 20 years. Robert has more than nine years of background working in the film industry. He was an assistant designer with American Film Technologies and an associate designer and research coordinator with Legend Films. During his time with Legend, Robert worked with colorization and film restoration projects. He began his lifelong interest in electronics during high school. This interest became a hobby and an ongoing past time.

Robert's writing about entertainment technology, films, music, and books appears on many websites dedicated to the home theater and movie experience. These sites include,,, and


Robert is a graduate of San Diego State University with a bachelor's degree in Psychology. 


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