The avforums podcast brings you the latest tech, movie and gaming news, plus special features, interviews and show reports from the world of audio visual home entertainment
CES '22 TV Announcement Round-up, Plus, Most Anticipated Movies of 2022 and More...
1:53:05The podcast returns in a new extended edition featuring TV, Home Cinema and Hi-Fi news, plus Album, playlist and vinyl choices of the week and the Movies team round up the podcast with their picks for 2022 and more...
Christmas Special: The best Blu-rays, video games, movies, streaming and music of 2021
1:03:03This week the entire team are back for our end of year extravaganza! We go over the best 4K Ultra HD discs, home cinema hardware, gaming releases, the best albums of 2021 as well as our home cinema experiences and visits to the actual cinema.
The Best TVs of 2021, plus our favourite and memorable reviews of the year
1:09:37This week we look at the best TVs of 2021 plus we discuss our favourite and most memorable products of the year. We get Ed's album of the week and Steve's favourite recent 4K disc releases and round-up what we have been watching recently.
Streaming Theatrical Releases And The Future Of Cinema
1:11:45This week we discuss cinema in a post-pandemic landscape and the new regime of expediting theatrical releases to streaming services. We also talk about the future of cinema, as well as some of the hidden gems which bypassed it altogether and landed direct on streaming. All this plus our top Blu-ray sets of the year AND a podcast exclusive competition.
Panasonic JZ2000 Final Thoughts - TV Calibration: Should you? And More...
1:19:38This week Phil gives us his final thoughts on the Panasonic JZ2000 OLED TV. We also ask whether you should calibrate your TV now they are so good out of the box. Plus, we round-up the 2021 Editor's Choice Awards for Home AV and Hi-fi with Ed. And Finally, we wrap up on the album and what we have been watching.
Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings 4K Blu-ray Review plus 2021's Sci Fi Renaissance
1:01:12This week we discuss the best science fiction from this year from cinema, streaming and disc releases. We also talk about the future of the genre over the next 12 months, as well as Disney's move further away from physical media with its Disney+ IMAX content. PLUS a podcast exclusive competition.
Philips OLED806 and OLED+936 TVs, Plus, Home Cinema Hints and Tips and More
1:25:04Phil discusses the new Philips OLED806 and OLED+936 OLED TVs which have been sent for review recently, plus we look at hints and tips for your home cinema build and Steve looks at an Ultra Short Throw projector from XGIMI. We also have Ed’s album of the week and round-off with the best 4K discs and what we have been watching.
The best foreign language 4K and Blu-ray releases
1:01:55We discuss the release of BFI's first 4K disc, The Seventh Seal and, in honour of it, our favourite foreign language releases. We'll also be talking Criterion, BFI and Arrow boxsets and which our favourite world cinema collections are.
Anthem AVM 70 Review, EQing Your Home Cinema Sound System and More...
1:18:23We get a review of the Anthem AVM 70 AV Processor from Steve, Phil updates us on the TV reviews coming soon and Ed gives us the latest Hi-Fi news. Plus, we discuss room EQ and how to apply this to your dedicated Home Cinema build.
Dune review and which is the best decade for horror movies?
59:21We review Dune and go head to head as we argue for our favourite decade of horror movies and look at some of your choices too!