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."


Bridge to Terabithia

A gentle but powerful “Bridge to Terabithia” Continue reading

Children of Men

How could the Academy overlook “Children of Men?” Continue reading

Dan in Real Life

“Dan’s” life more real than might appear Continue reading


These “Dreamgirls” are worth the wait Continue reading

Evan Almighty

Carell the new chosen one in “Evan Almighty” Continue reading

Eye of the Dolphin

Eye of the Dolphin Continue reading

Fantastic Four 2

Despite a cool surfer, a not so ‘Fantastic’ sequel Continue reading