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Release Date: January 26th, 2007

DVD Release Date: May 15th, 2007

R|1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary
Gideon (Pierce Brosnan), a former Union officer, finds himself the prey of a manhunt led by Carver (Liam Neeson), Gideon's Civil-War nemesis. Carver blames Gideon for a horrible war crime and refuses to give up the chase until his vengeance is complete. Gideon, though wounded, manages to stay one step ahead of his pursuers, until he and his mortal enemy meet in a final inevitable showdown.

Cast: Liam Neeson, Pierce Brosnan, Anjelica Huston, Michael Wincott, Robert Baker, Ed Lauter, Tom Noonan, Kevin J. O'Connor

Director: David Von Ancken

Genres: Drama, Western

Production Co: Icon Entertainment International

Ratings & Reviews

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  • You could say that Seraphim Falls, was no better than the typical Westerns of the 1950s and '60s--which I think underrates it. But those typical Westerns were pretty darn good, and so is Seraphim Falls. show more

  • Before long, though, things take a turn from simplicity to sententiousness, then to surreal silliness, and finally to a mano-à-mano contest, on a parched desert floor, over which man gets the best close-ups.

  • A beautifully shot (by Oscar-winning cinematographer John Toll) but dramatically empty pursuit picture set in the untamed West. show more

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