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In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind to tend their farm. As Inman makes his perilous jou
MPAA Rating R
Release Date 2003-12-24
Runtime 154 minutes
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tiffany_ingram shared a tip "This was a great book also!"
paula_cassey shared a tip "Great movie! If you like historical fiction this Civil War story is a must see!"
marilyn_parkinson shared a tip "Renee Z won academy award for best supporting actress. This movie follows the book as written about 95percent."
marisa_herman shared a tip "“They call this war a cloud over the land, but they made the weather and then stand out in the rain sayin’ “****, it’s rainin!””"
brooke_tape shared a tip "Good war movie, I loved how everthing came full circle."
lynn_james_6900 shared a tip "Renee is fantastic in this movie!!!"
monica_duskin shared a tip "This always makes me cry!"
catpriestess shared a tip "One of the saddest movies I’ve ever seen but so amazing. The cast, the visual, the whole feeling of it…haunts me"