According to The Hollywood Reporter, Icon Entertainment, Mel Gibson and Bruce Davey's production and distribution entity, said Saturday that Richard Gere and Liam Neeson are signed to star in David Von Ancken's Seraphim Falls.

Von Ancken's directorial debut from his own script penned alongside Abbey Everett Jaques, Seraphim will be produced by David Flynn and Davey.

Billed as a psychological action movie, the film is set just after the end of the American Civil War. Neeson plays an army colonel who vows to kill Gere's character whatever the cost and pursues him across the West.