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.

2011Rating: PG106 minsUSA
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Soul Surfer / Reviews

Variety

Variety

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

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The New York Times

The New York Times

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

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Roger Ebert

Roger Ebert

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?

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New Zealand Herald

New Zealand Herald

The Book of Life, by a surf chick

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

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

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