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Finn McCool's Football Club: the documentary?

Last year, we told you about "Finn McCool's Football Club," Stephen Rea's funny, touching, troubling and ultimately inspiring book about a crew of colorful characters, including himself, who bond at a gritty Irish pub in New Orleans to watch English matches and form an amateur squad that is shattered by Hurricane Katrina.

Now, Rea tells the Insider that a documentary crew has made a six-promo based on his book and is hoping to find funding to make a full-length feature. For more about the pub, click here. And watch the six-minute promo:

Katrina helped save Finn McCool's football club

By Steve Goff  |  September 8, 2010; 9:49 PM ET
Categories:  Books  | Tags: Finn McCool's  
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Liked the book. Not sure I'd need to see the movie.
Thanks for the update though Steve.

Posted by: DadRyan | September 8, 2010 11:01 PM | Report abuse


Posted by: Godfather_of_Goals | September 8, 2010 11:18 PM | Report abuse

OK. I'll be the first to say it. It's a soc-umentary.

Posted by: I-270Exit1 | September 9, 2010 9:09 AM | Report abuse

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