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Is $50 too much to spend? If not, then my personal recommendation is Sony Vegas Movie Studio 13. You’ll be able to edit the video in it’s original format and then convert it to a number of different formats, depending on your intended usage.
http://www.sonycreativesoftware.com/moviestudio for more info.
Download the trial version, play with it and see what you think.