Topic: soul surfer

5 Facts About Bethany Hamilton

5 Facts About Bethany Hamilton

Pro surfer Bethany Hamilton is incredibly inspiring: After losing her arm to a shark when she was only 13, not only did she have to relearn every aspect of surfing, but the only way to regain that passion was to get back into the water that had cost her her arm. Soul Surfer (out today) retells the story, with AnnaSophia Robb playing Hamilton, but we learned some fascinating facts about this survivor. More »

Dennis Quaid Makes the Same Face in Every Movie

Dennis Quaid Makes the Same Face in Every Movie

At a screening of Soul Surfer this week, I realized that Dennis Quaid (who plays Bethany Hamilton‘s father) has one of the most recognizable smiles in Hollywood. It’s no fake, polite smile. You know when you read a description in a book that someone’s grin split their face open? This is what Dennis Quaid is sporting in every single movie. And thanks to the Internet, it has a name: The Dennis Quaid Triangle Smile. More »

Video Gallery: Katy Perry’s ‘Firework’ Is Everywhere

Video Gallery: Katy Perry's 'Firework' Is Everywhere

Without a doubt, the ubiquitous song of the moment is Katy Perry‘s “Firework.” We first noticed the trend of putting “Firework” in everything when Team Crushable field tripped to see the Justin Bieber movie last Friday. We were treated to the song in not one, but two trailers — two in a row, at that. Plus, it’s been on Glee (a requirement of any song du jour), and has popped up in weird places like a Victoria’s Secret lip synch video.

Still don’t believe that the song’s on its way to total airwave domination? Then Check out our video gallery and see “Firework” exploding all over the place. More »