New movie releases hit iTunes quicker

iTunes is already delivering a serious slapdown to Walmart over in the States when it comes to music. And now the number one tune seller in the US is

According to The Hollywood Reporter, El Jobs has struck a deal with all the major studios to offer up the latest films. Only MGM is out of the picture.

Disney has already flogged 4 million movies since they became the first studio to play their wares via iTunes in 2006.

Now that Apple’s domination in Hollywood seems assured, what we’d really like to know is when we’re getting movies to download here in the UK. And a release date for rentals for that matter. Apple has said Q4 2008. We say don’t hold your breath. Getting deals sorted for UK releases is clearly proving tricky.