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."


American Hustle

Terrific performances, uneven story Continue reading

Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

Yawn inducing spy games Continue reading

Lone Survivor

A survivor’s tough tale Continue reading


Joaquin’s dream machine Continue reading

The Grudge Match

Geezer goodness Continue reading

The Secret Life of Walter Mitty

A better Stiller Continue reading

Saving Mr. Banks

Saving the holiday season Continue reading