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."


I Love You, Beth Cooper

Columbus loses his compass with “Beth Cooper” Continue reading

Inglourious Basterds

Glorious “Inglourious Basterds” Continue reading


“Inkheart” struggles to reach its audience Continue reading


A solid, but flawed “Invictus” Continue reading

Julie & Julia

Savory performances give zing to “Julia & Julie” Continue reading

Love Happens

“Love Happens” but not much in this film Continue reading

Monsters vs. Aliens

Not up to the Pixar challenge Continue reading