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."



Avatar” restores the promise of technology and timeless craft Continue reading

Bride Wars

Just say “I don’t” to “Bride Wars” Continue reading

Couples Retreat

Better to retreat from these “Couples” Continue reading

Disney’s Christmas Carol

The visual feast is the reason to see Disney’s version of Dickens’ Continue reading

District 9

Original in concept and thoroughly intense Continue reading

Drag Me to Hell

Director Raimi “drags” us smiling and screaming Continue reading


Spies, lies, and lovers’ heat make for a fun Duplicity Continue reading