HD DVD isn't taking the Blu-ray launch sitting still. The lone major studio exclusively supporting the format, Universal has announced several additional movies coming to the format in September. All include Dolby Digital Plus soundtracks, no word on any additional extras. All will also follow Universal's recently announced price cut, SRP of $29.98 for HD DVD and $34.95 for multiformat discs.

September 12: (star indicates newly announced releases, italics indicate Dolby TrueHD soundtrack)
  • Backdraft
  • Traffic
  • Seabiscuit*
  • Red Dragon*
September 19:
  • Dazed & Confused*
  • End of Days*
  • Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (DVD/HD DVD Dual Format)*
  • George A. Romero's Land of the Dead (DVD/HD DVD Dual Format)*
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Read - Details of Newly Announced Universal Studios HD DVD releases (warning pop-ups)

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Universal's September HD DVD releases