Simon Heffer

Simon Heffer

A pivotal moment in British movie history — and Bob Hoskins’s greatest performance

It is time to make a stand against incomprehensible modern music

The hushed-up glories of Huntingdonshire are worthy of praise

Revisiting the unsurpassed TV glories of The Forsyte Saga

William Walton was inspired by sexual energy

Rupert Brooke deserves to be taken seriously

London needs protecting against the current invasion of skyscrapers

In 1914 the German people wanted war no more than the British

The greatest American movie of all time was made in 1946 and you’ll never have heard of it