Digital Downloads Update September 13th 2008

Posted by Mehar Gill on September 13, 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)

  • Death Wish (Finally!)
  • Ferris Bueller’s Day Off
  • Dune
  • American Gigolo
  • Friday the 13th – Part II
  • The Jerk
  • Friday the 13th – Part III
  • Shine a Light

TV Shows on XBLVM

  • History Specials Season 1
  • Inside MMA Season 2

For some reason my feed ends on September 11th at 1:00AM so I am unable to add the videos added to the service before that date.

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)

  • Harold and Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay (Unrated)
  • Purple Rain
  • Troy
  • Ultraviolet

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)

  • Nim’s Island
  • There’s Something About Mary
  • Hello, Dolly!
  • Little MIss Sunshine
  • Shine a Light
  • “G” Men
  • 2001: A Space Odyssey
  • Babes on Broadway
  • City Hall
  • The Devil Wears Prada
  • Executive Decision
  • The Fearless Vampire
  • The Secret of My Success
  • The Sandlot 2

*Thx to AppleTV Junkie for the aTV list*

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

  • Shine A Light
  • Vantage Point
  • Witless Protection
  • The Fifth Element
  • Harold and Maude
  • Hitch
  • Chinatown
  • Love Story
  • Big Top Pee Wee
  • Black Rain
  • American Gigolo
  • King OF California
  • Step Into Liquid

Hulu (Unknown!)

  • Nothing…at least it’s free…?

Winner This Week:

Overall:  Apple TV

Xbox Live Video Marketplace: 10

Playstation Video Store: 4

Apple TV: 14

VUDU: 13

Hulu: 0

Related posts:

  1. Digital Downloads Update September 19th 2008
  2. Digital Downloads Update August 30th 2008
  3. Digital Downloads Update August 22nd 2008
  4. Digital Downloads Update September 5th 2008
  5. Digital Downloads Update September 26th 2008


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