Soul Surfer

Soul Surfer

Soul Surfer

True story about a teenage surfer girl (AnnaSophia Robb, Charlie & the Chocolate Factory) who summons the courage to get back in the water after losing an arm in a shark attack.

Based on the true story of Bethany Hamilton, and on her book. Also stars Helen Hunt, Dennis Quaid, Carrie Underwood and Kevin Sorbo.

2011106 minsUSA
ActionAdaptationDramaSport
77%
want to see

Streaming (4 Providers)

Reviews & comments

True Courage & Heart

I'm not a True Christian but this movie was so well made, Based on a true story made it even better ONE OF MY FAVOURITES for 2011.

5.0

Stay out of the water

What a great tale courage and determination theres no way in Hell I would take to the seas The only time I want to see a shark is With my Fish n Chips its a very good book if you ever get the chance to read it

4.0
Variety

Variety

press

Distinguished by splashy cinematography, engaging performances from Dennis Quaid and Helen Hunt as the girl's go-get-'em parents.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

As a portrait of a spirited, resilient athlete, the movie succeeds best, unafraid to face its heroine's daunting challenges directly.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

I feel something is missing. There had to be dark nights of the soul. Times of grief and rage. The temptation of nihilism. The lure of despair. Can a 13-year-old girl lose an arm and keep right on smiling?

New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

press

The Book of Life, by a surf chick

3.0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

A true story of courage, determination and guts that deserves a more exciting approach.

Variety

Variety

press

Distinguished by splashy cinematography, engaging performances from Dennis Quaid and Helen Hunt as the girl's go-get-'em parents.

The New York Times

The New York Times

press

As a portrait of a spirited, resilient athlete, the movie succeeds best, unafraid to face its heroine's daunting challenges directly.

Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

press

I feel something is missing. There had to be dark nights of the soul. Times of grief and rage. The temptation of nihilism. The lure of despair. Can a 13-year-old girl lose an arm and keep right on smiling?

New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

press

The Book of Life, by a surf chick

3.0
Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

press

A true story of courage, determination and guts that deserves a more exciting approach.

True Courage & Heart

I'm not a True Christian but this movie was so well made, Based on a true story made it even better ONE OF MY FAVOURITES for 2011.

5.0

Stay out of the water

What a great tale courage and determination theres no way in Hell I would take to the seas The only time I want to see a shark is With my Fish n Chips its a very good book if you ever get the chance to read it

4.0