Digital Downloads Update August 30th 2008

Posted by Mehar Gill on August 30, 2008 
Filed Under: AppleTV, Disney, Downloads, DreamWorks, Format War, Fox, Lionsgate, Paramount, PC, PS3, PSN Video Store, Rental, Sony, Studios, Universal, VUDU, Warner, Xbox 360, XBOX Live Marketplace

Discs Not Your Thing? Want to watch an HD movie over the weekend but don’t feel like going outside? don’t worry we have you covered! Format War Central lists the latest HD Digital Download releases for the various platforms.

Xbox Live Video Marketplace (HD Only, VC-1 (aka WMV HD) at 720p, 6.8Mbps video with 5.1 surround)

  • Wargames: The Dead Code
  • A Time to Kill
  • Doomsday (Unrated)

TV Shows on XBLVM

  • Greek Season 2
  • Eureka Season 3
  • Alias Season 5
  • Commander in Chief Season 1
  • TRUCKS! Season 2008
  • Monk Season 7
  • Psych Season 3
  • House Season 4

NOTE: The XBLVM content listed above is taken from the American Store, check your local store to see if they have the content as well. If a season is listed that means the season was updated with new content.

Playstation Video Store (HD Only, AVC 2.1-8 Mbps, variable audio)

TV Shows on Playstation Video Store (HD Only, AVC 2.1-8 Mbps, variable audio)

Post any corrections you have in the comments!

Apple TV (720p, AVC, up to 5.1 Dolby Digital)

  • Cradle 2 the Grave
  • Ocean’s Twelve
  • Doomsday
  • Smart People
  • Blackboard Jungle
  • Elf
  • Flying Down to Rio
  • The Gay Divorcee
  • Hard Target
  • Stargate: Continuum
  • Waterworld
  • Maltese Falcom (1941)
  • Wargames
  • The Dead Code

*Thx to AppleTV Junkie for the aTV list*

VUDU (1080p, Mpeg4 AVC, up to Dolby Digital Plus 5.1)

  • Highlander
  • Made

Hulu (Unknown!)

  • A Shot at Glory-Gymnastics: Samantha Peszek

Winner This Week: Surprisingly, Apple takes this week!


Xbox Live Video Marketplace: 11

Playstation Video Store: 0

Apple TV: 13


Hulu: 1

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  1. Digital Downloads Update August 22nd 2008
  2. Digital Downloads Update September 19th 2008
  3. Digital Downloads Update September 13th 2008
  4. Digital Downloads Update August 8th 2008
  5. Digital Downloads Update September 5th 2008


2 Responses to “Digital Downloads Update August 30th 2008”

  1. josh on August 30th, 2008 5:44 pm

    Playstation store added several titles HD from Warner…
    For example Sleepers and Pee-Wee’s Big Adventure!

  2. Mehar Gill on August 30th, 2008 5:46 pm


    Thanks for the info Josh! Sony isn’t as revealing as the competition so it make’s things a bit harder for us.

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