Moneyball Brings Hollywood to Oakland

Brad Pitt and all the stars of "Moneyball" descended on the Paramount Theatre in Oakland Monday night for the premiere of the new movie about the life of Billy Bean and the Oakland A's.

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Actor Brad Pitt arrives at the premiere of Columbia Pictures' "Moneyball" at the Paramount Theatre of the Arts on September 19, 2011 in Oakland, California.
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Fans line up outside the Paramount Theatre in Oakland to catch a glimpse of their favorite stars.
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Brad Pitt was the last one to arrive on the green carpet but he got the loudest ovation.
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Former Oakland A's player David Justice strikes a pose.
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Brad Pitt was gracious with his time, stopping to answer questions and sign fan autographs.
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Oakland A's player Hideki Matsui made an appearance at the movie.
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The crowd only grew as the evening went on.
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David Justice up close.
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Oakland A's General Manager Billy Beane tried to sneak by reporters but he stopped just before entering the theatre to do some interviews.
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Billy Beane with a picture of the man who plays him standing behind him. You decide, do they look alike?
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Another shot of Billy, the real star of the evening.
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Phillip Seymour Hoffman, who plays manager Art Howe in the movie, snuck by the press but stopped to grab a picture of the green carpet.
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Actor Stephen Bishop, who plays David Justice in the movie, walks the green carpet just ahead of the player he portrays.
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Stephen Bishop and David Justice together. Can you tell the two apart?
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Billy Beane stops to do another interview.
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Billy gets an up close shot.
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A slimmed-down Jonah Hill arrived at the gala and did a quick walk across the green carpet. At one point he blew off a paparazzi reporter for asking ridiculous questions.
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Brad Pitt walking down the green carpet.
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Pitt was the last star of the evening to arrive and not surprisingly he drew the loudest ovations.
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Brad Pitt doing another interview.
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