MGM and Paramount Support UMD
And there was much rejoicing.
According to USA Today, more film studios will be bringing their movies to UMD format on the PlayStation Portable. Paramount Studios will be releasing three titles on August 9th: Team America: World Police, Coach Carter, and Without a Paddle; Sahara, the Italian Job, and Viva La Bam Volume I August 30th. Chappelle's Show, Ren & Stimpy, South Park, and Sponge Bob Square Pants (movie and show) will be released at an undetermined date.
MGM will ship Beauty Shop, Be Cool, Stargate: Atlantis and Bulletproof Monk on September 13. USA Today also commented that 70 movie titles have either been announced or released on the PSP, also noting that two UMD titles (House of Flying Daggers, Resident Evil 2) have sold over 100,000 copies (not counting Spider-Man 2, which was packaged in with the PSP).