Pin for Later: 14 Movies Set in Hawaii That Will Make You Say Mahalo Soul Surfer In the true story of surfer Bethany Hamilton (played by AnnaSophia Robb), the teen is bitten by a shark while surfing in Kauai.
Bethany Hamilton- "she is so inspiring! She lost her arm while surfing and yet she still fulfilled her dreams of that. I think she would be an amazing friend. She is devoted to God and I just think she is awesome! I also love the movie about her ~ Soul Su
Soul Surfer: Bethany Hamilton is amazing. At the age of she survived a shark attack in which she lost her left arm. She was able to overcome the serious and debilitating injury and made an amazing comeback to her dream of professional surfing.