"Cold Mountain" tells the story of a wounded Confederate soldier named Inman (Jude Law) who struggles on a perilous journey to get back home to Cold Mountain, North Carolina, as well as to Ada Monroe (Nicole Kidman), the woman he left behind before going off to fight in the Civil War. Along the way, he meets a long line of interesting and colorful characters, while back at home, Ada is learning the ropes of managing her deceased father's farm with Ruby Thewes (Renée Zellweger), a scrappy drifter who assists and teaches Ada along the way.
Oscar Actress in a Supporting Role 2004 (Renée Zellweger)
Nominated for Actor in a Leading Role 2004 (Jude Law)
Nominated for Film Editing 2004 (Walter Murch)
Nominated for Music (Original Score) 2004 (Gabriel Yared)
Nominated for Cinematography 2004 (John Seale)