At the dawn of the civil war, the men of Cold Mountain, North Carolina, rush to join the confederate army. Ada (Nicole Kidman) has vowed to wait for Inman (Jude Law), but as the war drags on and letters go unanswered, she must find the will to survive. At war's end, hearts will be dashed, dreams fulfilled and the strength of human spirit tested...but not broken! Directed by Academy Award winner Anthony Minghella (The English Patient). Also starring Renee Zellweger, Philip Seymour Hoffman, Giovanni Ribisi, and Natalie Portman.