HD films on iTunes

Apple has announced that iTunes customers in the US can now purchase and rent box office movies in HD through the iTunes Store. Starting this week, users can purchase newly released films for download in HD for $19.99 and films will be available as iTunes Movie Rentals in HD for $4.99 within 30 days after release. Customers can view the films in HD on their Mac or PC and on their widescreen TV with Apple TV, as well as in standard definition on their iPhone or iPod with video.