• The first trailer for Steven Soderbergh’s The Informant has been released. Matt Damon with a ’70s mustache is the first sign that fall is just around the corner.
• Mark Ruffalo, Annette Bening, and Julianne Moore will star in The Kids Are All Right, an independent drama about a brother and sister looking for their sperm-donor father. What, you expected this cast to make Transformers 3?
• Seth Rogen is developing a road comedy that could possibly co-star Barbra Streisand. Can’t wait to see Rogen fans mingling with Streisand freaks on opening night.
• Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen looks to take the top spot again at the holiday-weekend box office, despite competition from Ice Age: The Meltdown and Public Enemies.
• George Clooney is ending his almost-twenty-year association with Warner Bros. for a deal with Sony Pictures. He finally realized Warners made him star in Batman & Robin.
• Spike Lee was among the thousands of New Yorkers who paid tribute to Michael Jackson at the Apollo Theater in New York City.
• Charlie Day and Christina Applegate will join Justin Long and Drew Barrymore in the romantic comedy Going the Distance.