By Kevin Kinkead
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — It took more than three years to film, produce, and edit.READ MORE: Man Shot In Leg After Leading Philadelphia Police On Chase Through Hunting Park
Soon, Philadelphia sports fans will be able to enjoy a story that deserves to be told on the big screen.
“Sons of Ben: The Movie” tells the tale of a small group of soccer supporters who brought the beautiful game to the Delaware Valley. The “SOBs” existed before Major League Soccer expanded to the tri-state region, and their efforts were instrumental in creating the franchise that would become the Philadelphia Union.READ MORE: All Employees Accounted For After Possible Tornado Hits Bensalem Car Dealership, Official Says
The film has already debuted, and done well, at festivals in both Japan and Spain.
The red carpet Philadelphia premiere takes place on June 10th at the Trocadero, and tickets are still available at http://www.sonsofbenmovie.com.MORE NEWS: 76ers Take Tennessee Guard Jaden Springer With 28th Pick Of Draft
Recently, CBS 3 Sports Director Beasley Reece was joined on the Sports Zone by the film’s director and producer Jeff Bell, SOB co-founder Bryan James, and founding member Corey Furlan.