"The tattooed, the unshaven and the transgendered" hit Hollywood last night for the premiere of Lords of Dogtown. Also, Johnny Knoxville showed up dressed like a pilot. Because dumb is the new ironic.
Turner Broadcasting and CBS have paid $27 million to acquire the TV rights to The Longest Yard. Even if it's not a hit, common wisdom suggests that young male viewers'll pretty much watch anything with Adam Sandler in it. Anything, that is, except for Spanglish.
An independent theater outside of Palm Springs is fighting with chain Century Features over the right to open Cinderella Man.
Warner Brothers has bought two books by James Patterson - author of the thrillers that became Kiss the Girls and Along Came a Spider - with an eye on starting a franchise for young adults. Presumably not starring Ashley Judd.