What is How to Live it?

How To Live It is your guide to the newest and best home-entertainment and mobile tech. The experts at Stuff.tv and Whathifi.com, with support from LG, will show how it can enrich your life - and how you can make the most of now. It is a place to escape, to learn and, simply, to make life good.

Film_Noir_Femme_Fatale TV + Film

Why you should watch… film noir

With Sin City 2 bringing femme fatales and hard-boiled detectives to the screen once more, Stuff.tv’s Stephen Graves takes us on a journey through the mean streets of the grittiest genre of all.

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joker TV + Film

Five incredible posthumous performances

The late Philip Seymour Hoffman is gracing our screens once again in God’s Pocket – hitting cinemas this week. To mark the occasion, we take a look back at some of the finest films that were released following the death of their stars.

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ActionHero1 TV + Film

Why we love… repulsive violence

Where have all the heroes gone? The Hollywood machine is churning out repetitive, family-pleasing action fare these days, and that could mean the death of the beloved action movie. Alex Ingram investigates.

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Comeback1 TV + Film

The five greatest comebacks

Everyone loves a hero. Everyone loves a returned hero more. What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision editor Simon Lucas lists his five favourite comeback stories…

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Mobile_movie1 TV + Film

The six best films to watch on your smartphone

We’ve all taken to watching more films and TV shows on our smartphones. Of course, you’d be a mug to watch Gravity on a 5.5in screen but some films lend themselves to the small screen – because of either cinematography, sound or even their narrative structure. Stuff‘s Stephen Graves picks six…

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Kiss-Kiss-Bang-Bang TV + Film

6 hidden gems you can stream today

Streaming services usually steer you towards content they want to shout about. But what about the rest of the good stuff sitting in their vaults? What Hi-Fi? Sound and Vision’s Kobina Monney shows you where to start…

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