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."


127 Hours

No denying the intensity Continue reading

8: The Mormon Proposition

Well intentioned but emotionally charged propaganda Continue reading

Alice in Wonderland

Burton’s eye gives “Alice” some wonder Continue reading

An Education

Coming-of-age British drama Continue reading

Animal Kingdom

A gripping, unconventional Australian crime drama Continue reading


Precious as all get out but… Continue reading

Black Swan

Natalie Portman’s spellbinding, unsettling performance Continue reading