According to Variety, Pierce Brosnan will join Liam Neeson this fall in Seraphim Falls, a period drama to be financed and produced by Icon.

David Von Ancken will direct a script he wrote with Abbey Everett Jaques.

Seraphim Falls is a psychological actioner that takes place at the end of the Civil War. While the country is putting down its guns, a colonel hunts down a man to settle a wartime grudge.

The film, which starts shooting Oct. 17, marks the feature directing debut of Von Ancken. After drawing Hollywood's attention with the short film "Bullet in the Brain," he has directed episodes of such TV shows as "The Shield," "CSI: NY," "Cold Case" and "Without a Trace." Stan Wlodkowski will exec produce. John Toll is set to lense the pic.