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."


Dinner for Schmucks

A dash of creativity and Rudd, Carrell improve “Dinner’s” flavor Continue reading

Eat Pray Love

Traveling light with Julia Roberts in “Eat Pray Love” Continue reading

Edge of Darkness

Gibson returns as a toxic avenger in “Edge of Darkness” Continue reading

Extraordinary Measures

These “Measures” are extraordinary in name only Continue reading

Fair Game

One-sided political thriller Continue reading


Reiner’s “Flipped” is a charming, old-fashioned surprise Continue reading

Furry Vengeance

Fraser’s career may be dying hard with this Continue reading