GenreDrama Story byRosamunde Pilcher Duration LanguageEnglish
Release dateDecember 3, 1989 (1989-12-03) (Television debut) Based onThe Shell Seekers
by Rosamunde Pilcher CastAngela Lansbury (Penelope Keeling), Irene Worth (Dolly Keeling), Sam Wanamaker (Richard), Patricia Hodge (Olivia), Anna Carteret (Nancy), Sophie Ward (Antonia) Similar moviesSummer Window, Requiem for a Heavyweight, Return With Honor, In Harm's Way, Earthbound, Dark Horse
TaglineA story of lost dreams... and second chances.
The Shell Seekers is a 1989 Hallmark Hall of Fame television film based on the 1987 novel The Shell Seekers by Rosamunde Pilcher and starring Angela Lansbury. The film aired on ABC on December 3, 1989 in the U.S. and on ITV on December 21, 1989 in the UK; it was later reaired on CBS on January 31, 1993.