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."

DVD Picks

The Impossible

Impossible to forget Continue reading


Intoxicating narrative Continue reading

Searching for Sugar Man

A magical, mysterious tour-de-force Continue reading

Pitch Perfect

Rarely pitchy, consistently funny Continue reading

Safety Not Guaranteed

Give it some low budget love Continue reading

Moonrise Kingdom

Scout’s honor – Wes got it right this time Continue reading


The Provocative Dazzle of “Prometheus” Continue reading