- Soul Surfer
- Runtime : 1 Hour 46 min
- Release Date : 08 Apr, 2011
- Genre : Action | Biography | Drama | Sport
- Language : English
Soul Surfer is a movie based on the inspiring true story of a surfer, who lost her arm in a shark attack. Bethany Hamilton was passionate about surfing since a very early age.She had an inborn talent to recognize and feel when the best waves were going to form. She was the winner of several surfing competitions in Hawaii.
Her best friend Alana also shared the same love for surfing and both of them were inseparable. One fateful night, when Bethany and Alana sneaked out of home for a spot of night surfing with their friends, an accident occurred. A shark attacked the surfers and Bethany lost one arm to the shark.Shattered by the thought that she might never be able to ride on the stream of waves again, Bethany felt quite frustrated. She was depressed thinking that she doesn’t have it in her anymore. Download Soul Surfer to find out how Bethany’s life changed drastically, after the incident. However, the love and support that she received from her family, friends and hundreds of strangers who looked up to her, inspired her to set out to chase the waves again. She exercised to strengthen her muscles enough to balance on a surfing board single-handedly. She also volunteered to provide aid in the flood-stricken areas of Thailand, using her surfing talent.
Finally the day came, when Bethany entered the surfing competition again. Although she didn’t win the competition, the audience and the other surfers learnt a lot about her sportsman spirit and her zest to keep trying. Watch Soul Surfer online and feel inspired to follow your dreams, despite your limitations!