Macromedia today announced that it is now shipping Director MX 2004, the latest release of its popular multimedia authoring tool. Director MX 2004 brings support for JavaScript, Flash MX 2004 content, DVD-Video, and the ability to create projector files for both Mac and Windows platforms in “one simple step.” Macromedia Director MX 2004 is priced at US$1,199 for new users, and $399 for upgrades from Director 8.5 and Director MX.