Anthony Minghella's multi award-winning romantic drama, based on the novel by Charles Frazier. Injured during the American Civil War, a wounded soldier deserts the army and embarks on the long journey home to his sweetheart, Ada, in North Carolina. Ada struggles to keep her farm going during the war, but stumbles on good luck when she takes in a feisty wanderer.
|Ada Monroe||Nicole Kidman|
|Ruby Thewes||Renee Zellweger|
|Rev Veasey||Philip Seymour Hoffman|
|Stobrod Thewes||Brendan Gleeson|
|Rev Monroe||Donald Sutherland|
|Ferry Girl||Jena Malone|