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."


Captain America: The Winter Soldier

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The Wind Rises

More Miyazaki magic Continue reading


Diverging little from predictability Continue reading

Muppets Most Wanted

Nearly equal sequel Continue reading

Need for Speed

A need not much else Continue reading


Dignified Oscar nominee Continue reading