Bruce Bennett Short Bio

Bruce Bennett

Bruce Bennett has been the primary contributor to Mad About Movies since it began in 2003. He is an award winning film and theater critic who, since 2000, has been writing a weekly column in The Spectrum daily newspaper in southern Utah as well as serving as a contributing editor of “The Independent,” a monthly entertainment magazine. He is also the co-host of “Film Fanatics” a movie review show which earned a Telly in 2009. Bruce is also a featured contributor at:

His motto: "I see bad movies so you don't have to."



Movie musical magic Continue reading

Despicable Me 2

More inspired lunacy Continue reading


Undemanding forest fantasy Continue reading

Oz the Great and Powerful

If it only had more brains Continue reading

Life of Pi

Bad ending doesn’t ruin incredible journey Continue reading

Wreck it Ralph

Clever heartwarmer Continue reading

Chasing Mavericks

Great waves, shallow script Continue reading