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With two arms, she was just a surfer. But it takes one arm to be a Soul Surfer.

The movie doesn't come out for another week but I saw a screening of it last night. Great looking cinematography of Hawaii, and it's based on the true story of Bethany Hamilton, whose arm was bitten off by a shark. The CGI is outstanding - YOU WILL BELIEVE ANNASOPHIA ROBB ONLY HAS ONE ARM. Otherwise, it's a very Christian-themed TV movie of the week. I generally liked it though it's really aimed towards young people and families. The credits with real footage of the real Bethany Hamilton are worth sitting through.

Review with SPOILERS:

http://www.backofthehead.com/​​2011/​​03/​​soul-​​surfer.html

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I'll ask the question we're all thinking: How did Carrie Underwood perform in her screen debut?
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    Originally posted by geemoney
    I'll ask the question we're all thinking: How did Carrie Underwood perform in her screen debut?


As stiff as a surfboard.



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    Originally posted by John Orquiola
      Originally posted by geemoney
      I'll ask the question we're all thinking: How did Carrie Underwood perform in her screen debut?


    As stiff as a surfboard.

I would've expected nothing more.
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Can there really be spoilers in a "true" story?
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Sure. If you don't know anything about the story and want to find out by watching the movie. I knew Bethany Hamilton's arm was bitten off but I knew nothing else about her prior to the movie.

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