movie playback of 1080p content is substantially lower quzlity using jit.qt.movie @window direct mode than it is using the quicktime playing in fullscreen playback mode.
machine in question: intel mac mini, 1.67 mhz, current system, current max/jit
STEPS TO REPRODUCE
i played it with the following patch:
Video smooth like butter.
the resulting compressed movie played back seamlessly with the quicktime player, but when using the following patch, playing it back into a jit.window using @window direct, quality was stuttery and teary.