Soul Surfer

This 2011 TriStar-produced biopic chronicles the life of Hawaiian pro surfer Bethany Hamilton who, in 2003, at age 13, lost her left arm during a shark attack. Soul Surfer, based on Hamilton’s best-selling 2004 autobiography of the same name, stars AnnaSophia Robb as Hamilton, with Hollywood mainstays Dennis Quaid and Helen Hunt playing her parents. Alana Blanchard, Hamilton's real-life best friend, has a bit role as herself in the film. Hamilton herself did most of the surfing in the movie, ...