Recent Articles by Jim Bennett
Published: Thursday, July 28, 2016 4:56 pm MDT
The new Ghostbusters isn't the disaster I thought it would be, but it has no independent raison d'Être or point of view of its own.
Published: Friday, July 22, 2016 5:02 pm MDT
First-time theatre critic Jamie Bennett, 11, offers his thoughts about five plays from the 2016 season of the Utah Shakespeare Festival.
Published: Thursday, July 21, 2016 4:02 pm MDT
While it's true that people say nastier things online than they would in person, the tone changes for the better when the object of digital derision actually engages in the conversation.
Published: Monday, July 11, 2016 5:20 pm MDT
I've learned through personal experience that smartphone games can be fun distractions, but they can also suck up way too much of your time and attention.
Published: Thursday, July 7, 2016 3:53 pm MDT
“If you don’t see ‘Ghostbusters,’ you’re a misogynist” doesn’t strike me as a very effective marketing tagline.
Published: Thursday, June 30, 2016 3:20 pm MDT
Almost nine years of blogging has taken me to some very unexpected places.
Published: Thursday, June 23, 2016 3:34 pm MDT
Movies about quadriplegics are based on the premise that their lives have so little value that suicide is the only acceptable option.
Published: Thursday, June 16, 2016 3:20 pm MDT
"Hamilton" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is blaming scalpers for high ticket prices, but the reality is that the only way to meet demand for tickets is to increase the supply.
Published: Thursday, June 9, 2016 3:54 pm MDT
Bob Bennett had a lifelong passion for the theater that found expression in a number of unlikely ways.
Published: Thursday, June 2, 2016 3:40 pm MDT
I'm going to be cutting down on the number of superhero TV shows I watch next season.