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    AVForums Podcast: 23rd Sept - Spears and Munsil

    by Phil Hinton
    This week we sit down with Stacey Spears and Don Munsil to talk about their new benchmark UHD disc and their history. We also review Ad Astra, Rambo Last Blood and Hustlers at the cinema and wrap up with the latest cinema, disc and streaming news.  
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    Netflix's Criminal Season 1 Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Does Netflix's Criminal have the interrogation chops to be more than just a multi-national gimmick?  
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    Klipsch BAR 48 Soundbar Review

    by Steve Withers
    Klipsch brings its horn-loaded tweeters to the soundbar market in the shape of the simple but effective BAR 48.  
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    John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Keanu Reeves returns to what is surely now his defining role, delivering an inventive, ballistic ballet of death, which looks and sounds unsurprisingly stunning in 4K Dolby Vision with Atmos.  
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    Rocketman 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    We take a flamboyant look at the life of Elton John in a 4K disc that might have one of the best sounding Dolby Atmos tracks there is.  
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    Shadow 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Zhang "Hero, House of Flying Daggers" Yimou returns to what he does best after his messy blockbuster, The Great Wall, delivering one of the best wuxia romps we've seen in years, looking and sounding absolutely stunning in 4K with Atmos.  
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    Samsung and LG squabble over QLED definition

    by Andy Bassett
    A squabble between Samsung and LG over the QLED definition appears to be escalating, with LG filing a formal complaint.  
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    LCD TV panel shipments from Chinese makers to surpass 50 percent globally

    by Andy Bassett
    Chinese TV panel makers have been producing quality, cheap LCD panels throughout 2019 and their shipments are about to account for more than 50 percent of the world’s total for the first time.  
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    2019 Emmy wins for Sky TV shows

    by Andy Bassett
    Already an Emmy record breaker, it was Game of Thrones’s last bow at the 71st Primetime Emmy Awards, where Sky shows won big and British talent made its presence felt.  
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    Recommended Bluetooth headphones for use with Netflix and hip hop

    by Andy Bassett
    Can any members recommend a pair of cost-effective and comfortable Bluetooth headphones for solo listening to TV and hip hop music? Pop over to the thread and leave your suggestions, please.  
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    Arrow Season 7 Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    As the Iron Man of the small screen Arrowverse nears his final chapter, we look at his final year on the streets - and behind bars.  
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    BritBox adds Channel 5 and Comedy Central to roster

    by Andy Bassett
    BritBox adds 100s hours of Channel 5 and Comedy Central programming ready for launch.  
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    Pokémon: Detective Pikachu 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    The Pokémon franchise makes a big splash in its first live action film, looking and sounding great on 4K UHD.  
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    Supergirl Season 4 Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Still wielding the biggest, and most irritating, political agenda of all the DC Arrowverse shows, Supergirl Season 4 nevertheless has fun dishing up trouble with Lex and an evil Red Supergirl.  
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    The Flash Season 5 Blu-ray Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Topping the former frontrunner, Arrow, to become the most thrilling of the Arrowverse offerings, The Flash gains momentum from future heroes and past villains.  
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    Philips OLED 754 4K TV Hands On

    by Steve Withers
    The Philips 754 is a 4K OLED TV that despite a budget price, still boasts HDR10+, Dolby Vision, Dolby Atmos, P5 processing and 3-sided Ambilight.  
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    The World's End 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    The final Cornetto has a distinctive flavour that takes some getting used to, but at least it looks and sounds fine in 4K with DTS: X.  
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    Borderlands 3 Review (PS4)

    by Luke Albiges
    Gearbox's explosive sequel makes good on its promise of mayhem.  
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    Shaun of the Dead 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    Showing the world how to combine horror and comedy, Shaun of the Dead, remains a classic, looking and sounding great in 4K.  
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    City on a Hill Season 1 Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Ben Affleck returns to The Town, pitching this superb Boston crime saga headlined by a career high performance from Kevin Bacon  
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    Hot Fuzz 4K Blu-ray Review

    by Simon Crust
    The second of the 'Cornetto Trilogy' comes storming onto 4K UHD all guns blazing, but what happened to the picture?  
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    Hisense U7B (H55U7BUK) 4K TV Review

    by Phil Hinton
    The Hisense U7B is the latest edge-lit 2019 LCD TV from the Chinese manufacturer that is available in 50-, 55-, and 65-inch screen sizes. With the addition of Dolby Vision HDR at a much lower price point, is it enough progress from Hisense in the mid-market level?  
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    Rambo: Last Blood Review

    by Cas Harlow
    Lean, efficient and brutal, this is likely the weakest of Rambo series, but at 73, Stallone still deserves some respect, literally levelling the playing field against multiple opponents half his age.  
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    Philips OLED+ 934 4K TV Hands On

    by Steve Withers
    The Philips OLED+ 934 is a mid-range 4K TV with Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Dolby Atmos, Android, 3-sided Ambilight, and a 2.1.2-channel B&W sound system.  
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    Ad Astra (IMAX) Review

    by Kumari Tilakawardane
    Brad Pitt – and more specifically his face – star in this melancholy and pensive drama, which explores the great question of space and what mysteries exist out there.  
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    Philips OLED+ 984 4K TV Hands On

    by Steve Withers
    The Philips OLED+ 984 is the company's latest flagship 4K TV that not only boasts Dolby Vision, HDR10+, Dolby Atmos, Android and 4-sided Ambilight, but also a custom-built B&W sound system.  
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    Sharp LC-60UI7652 LED LCD TV Review

    by Phil Hinton
    This 4K 60-inch model features HDR, Active Motion 400 and 79% coverage of the BT2020 colour gamut, Ace Pro Ultra Engine, Freeview HD, integrated Harman/Kardon audio and smart features from Aquos Net+ O/S. So is it value for money?  
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    Sony AG9/A9G (KD-55AG9) OLED TV Review

    by Phil Hinton
    Sony's latest MASTER Series flagship OLED TV, the AG9 (A9G), promises excellent accuracy to the industry standards with class-leading motion and video processing. Does it deliver?  
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    Panasonic GZ1500 (TX-55GZ1500B) 4K OLED TV Review

    by Phil Hinton
    The GZ1500B features the HCX Pro Intelligent processor and Dolby Atmos audio is supported via a Blade speaker built into the TV, plus, for the first time, both HDR10+ and Dolby Vision dynamic metadata HDR formats are supported. A Netflix Calibrated mode is also available.  
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    Samsung Q70R (QE55Q70R) QLED Review

    by Phil Hinton
    It may be second from bottom in the 2019 QLED range, but the Q70R doesn't miss out on all the recent advances including the 4K Quantum Processor, FALD backlight with 50 zones of local dimming and HDR10+.  
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