Jonathan Crocker

Editorial Director | Film Journalist

Film review: Public Enemies

Posted by Jonathan On July - 7 - 2009

public_enemies“I like baseball, movies, good clothes, fast cars and you. What else do you need to know?”

What, indeed? The short, fast life of ’30s American gangster John Dillinger is legend: he robbed banks that robbed the public, becoming a media sensation, a Depression-era folk hero and the first Public Enemy Number One of J Edgar Hoover’s new FBI.

After breaking out of every jail that held him, he was chased across America by G-man Melvin Purvis and at last famously shot dead by police outside the Biograph cinema in Chicago after watching a Clark Gable crime flick.

We know this. Michael Mann knows this. Read the rest of this entry »

Bryan Singer: Magneto and Supes 2?

Posted by Jonathan On June - 3 - 2009

bryansingerSomeone broke Bryan Singer’s heart. He was 16, just a boy from New Jersey. They were much older, from way out of town. He still hasn’t recovered. He still hasn’t forgotten. “Maybe because I was an only child and I was always looking for that kind of thing,” he remembers. “I was completely blown away by ET. Absolute genius…” Read the rest of this entry »




About Me

Following a decade’s experience as a journalist, Jonathan currently specialises in brand storytelling, content, strategy and UX as Editorial Director of London creative agency Human After All. He continues to write about film and men’s lifestyle on a freelance basis.



    2014-11-27_07-17-26Wedding-438.jpgOK2-2Books. #lies #knowledge #truth #reality #goodforthesoul #brainfood #seekandyeshallfind #neverstopgivingup #blackandwhite18 個冬天的祝福IMG_20141121_000936P118068620141021_194248@oskarblues #oskarbules #oldchub #scotchale #cannedbeer @fullertonbev #fullertonbev #beer #beergeek #craftbeer #craftbeerporn #craftbeerstore #craftbeerstoreinfullerton #craftbeershop #bottleshop #craftcommunity #craftbeerworld #microbrew #drinklocal #liqSEPTA Route 34 Eastbound Trolley Stop Seen at 56th-BaltimoreFirst snow.DSC_9572 2