How Come Warner Bros. doesn't offer any HD movies through iTunes Store?

Discussion in 'Apple TV and Home Theater' started by suss2it, Aug 8, 2010.

  1. macrumors regular

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    Does anyone know why that none of Warner Bros. including their new releases aren't offered in HD?
     
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    No ****. My question is why don't they want to.
     
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    More than likely they want to make money selling you the Blu-ray version. Only WB will know the real reason.
     
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    I'm sure they will eventually... the studios have definitely been slow in adopting the iTunes HD Store, but perhaps the rumored AppleTV hardware refresh will help spur interest.
     
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    because movie studios just like music labels are stuck using a business model from 15 years ago.

    That is what happens when 80 year old men run your company I guess. No forward thinking
     
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    Instead of starting a new thread, I thought I'd dig up this oldie . . .

    For anyone interested, WB has some of their movies available in HD now on iTunes. (including Nolan's Batman movies, Inception, Matrix, and others.)
     
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