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I'm running iTunes 11 on a retina MacBook Pro, and when I try to download HD movies, iTunes shows me a dialog alert saying "This cannot be played in HD on this computer." The dialog goes on to imply that I have a choice to proceed or to but the standard def version, but I don't see a way to buy the HD version.

What's wrong with iTunes?

Why can't iTunes 11 play HD movies on a retina MacBook Pro? Where's the "I wanna download it anyway" button?

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My guess is that this computer is not powerful enough to decode HD in real-time. –  GEdgar Dec 24 '12 at 0:24
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We're talking about the most powerful Mac laptop ever. Really? –  Moshe Dec 24 '12 at 2:13

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