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."

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No ordinary sports film Continue reading

Black or White

Heartwarming race drama Continue reading

Jupiter Ascending

Ascending to primarily visual heights Continue reading

Still Alice

Heartbreakingly beautiful Alice Continue reading

Project Almanac

Iffy science project Continue reading


Perfectly bearable Continue reading

American Sniper

Hitting the bullseyeContinue reading