Bethany Hamilton stars in a new movie called “Soul Surfer”. The movie will be released in theaters on April 15, 2011. In the movie Soul Surfer she loses one of her arm. On October 31, 2003 a 14 foot shark attacks her when she is surfing. When she was attacked Bethany lost approximately 60% of her blood. The loss of her arm didn’t stop her from surfing. She had a remarkable recovery. It was 1 month after the shark attack she started surfing again..It was a tiger shark.The movie is based on Bethany Hamilton’s real life. Bethany was 13 when it happened. Bethany Hamilton was born on February 8, 1990.She was born on the island of Kauai, Hawaii.Bethany started surfing at a very young age. Her parents say that they always knew she was special. Bethany Hamilton is Christian. Bethany is now a professional surfer.