The Golden Seal (1983) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Golden Seal (1983)





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In this family drama, Eric (Torquil Campbell), a young boy living on the Aleutian Islands, discovers a rare golden seal that has long been the desired prey of the local hunters, Eric's father (Steve Railsback) included. When Eric befriends the seal and her pups, he must fight to protect her from the greedy hunters seeking the price the seal's pelt would bring.

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Michael Beck
as Crawford
Seth Sakai
as Semeyon
Thomas Heaton
as Stutterer
Tom Heaton
as Stutterer
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Critic Reviews for The Golden Seal

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (1)

Seals are cute. But they are not charismatic animals. They rank well below horses, chipmunks and lions, down around wild boars and sloths.

June 19, 2018 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Family drama pits tween boy against adult greed.

May 11, 2012 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

...rife with sequences that are either overlong or completely superfluous...

April 14, 2005 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Golden Seal


Wonderful spirit, story and beauty family film of the friendship between a boy and a golden seal.

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