Jason Bateman outraged 2,000 people Thursday when he cut in line to get a new iPhone at a Los Angeles Apple store.

A line was wrapped outside the store when the actor, 41, arrived.

After just a short time waiting, he was plucked out and escorted straight inside!

"Everyone literally started booing and hissing!" a source tells

Adds another witness, "The crowd freaked and booed, and he put his head down."