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."


Firehouse Dog

Not exactly a fireball but a warm Firehouse Dog Continue reading


Hopkins and Gosling fill in the cracks in Fracture Continue reading

Freedom Writers

“Freedom Writers” rings in a new year of (hopefully) great films Continue reading

Georgia Rule

‘Georgia Rule’ number one: Avoid bad movies Continue reading


“Hairspray:” Happy feet and a non-stop beat Continue reading

Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix

Latest ‘Potter’ is out of ‘Order’ Continue reading

Into the Wild

Emile Hirsch gives an “I’ve arrived” performance Continue reading