• Released
  • January 26, 2007
  • R , 1 hr 11 min
  • Action/Adventure
    Art House/Foreign
  • 75 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: In 1868 a determined hunter and four hired gunmen relentlessly pursue an injured man across Nevada.

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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
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...
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New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
This is an entertaining Western with some earnest ideas about forgiveness, redemption and the loss of innocents.
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By Ethan Alter
Neeson and Brosnan, along with the beautiful location photography from DP John Toll, keeps you involved even when Von Ancken's heavy-handed...
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USA Today

By Claudia Puig
A psychological drama with an intriguing ambiguity that challenges the viewer's loyalties and preconceived notions. For the first half of...
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Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
Neeson and Brosnan are supremely well-matched foils, though I do wish that the filmmaker, David Von Ancken, had lent his sparsely mythic...
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TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
Television director David Von Ancken's metaphorical revenge Western wears its influences on its sleeve, but adds nothing to the genre that...
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
A beautifully shot (by Oscar-winning cinematographer John Toll) but dramatically empty pursuit picture set in the untamed West.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Before long, though, things take a turn from simplicity to sententiousness, then to surreal silliness, and finally to a mano-à-mano...
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New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
The biblically themed Seraphim Falls moseys along very slowly, climaxing with a lengthy series of flashbacks and an appearance by Anjelica...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Ruthe Stein
A Western short on dialogue and long on pomposity, is little more than an extended chase scene down a snow-filled mountaintop to a desert...
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Rated R | For violence and brief language