Cold Mountain (2 dvd) - £3.99 @ hmv.co.uk
Cold Mountain tells the story of Inman (Jude Law) and Ada (Nicole Kidman), sweethearts who, having shared just one kiss, are separated when he is called up to fight in the American Civil War. In Inman's absence, Ada's father dies, and she spirals into poverty and loneliness, unable to look after the family farm by herself. Help arrives in the form of Ruby (Renee Zellwegger), a tough itinerant worker, and together the two women learn from each other's very different talents. Meanwhile, Inman has deserted the army, and is heading back to Ada, encountering numerous setbacks and difficulties on the long road back to his love.