Cold Mountain | reviewed by: William O'Donnell | February 1, 2012
entertainment value
An epic display of Civil War carnage coupled with some long-winded drama and a frigid romance. Star-studded, dirty and a decent watch.
genre Drama | History
synopsis Cold Mountain is the film adaptation of the novel by the same name from Charles Frazier. A star-studded film taking place in North Carolina during the Civil War. The film portrays civilian life during the war from the perspective of a woman who has been left behind as the men fight.
lead actors Jude Law | Nicole Kidman | Renée Zellweger | Eileen Atkins | Brendan Gleeson | Philip Seymour Hoffman | Natalie Portman
director Anthony Minghella