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."


Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues

Worth the wait sequel Continue reading

The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

Barrels of fun middle installment Continue reading

The Book Thief

Heartbreaking and heartwarming Continue reading


Movie musical magic Continue reading

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

An on fire sequel Continue reading

Ender’s Game

Suprising, impressive adaptation Continue reading

All is Lost

Redford’s unluckiest sailor Continue reading