J:COM Movie + HD

Jupiter Telecommunications in Japan and Jupiter Entertainment a subsidiary of Jupiter TV Co., Ltd, have announced the launch of "MoviePlus HD," a new high-definition upgrade of "MoviePlus" - the most widely distributed basic movie channel in Japan. Beginning in August "MoviePlus HD" will replace "MoviePlus" (Standard Definition format) and will launch on J:COM TV Digital as a 24-hour service.

"MoviePlus HD" will be available on J:COM TV Digital. "MoviePlus HD," J:COM's fourth high-definition channel, is the first basic movie cable channel in Japan to become available in high definition.