The Handmaid's Tale

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"A haunting tale of sexuality in a country gone wrong."
  • R
  • 1990
  • 1 hr 49 min
  • 6.0  (9,391)
  • 53

In this fantasy drama, women try to survive in a dystopian society in which they're held as sexual slaves and used primarily to bear children. One woman bucks the restrictions of the society, however, and fights to live a true, full life. This adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel stars Natasha Richardson.

The Handmaid's Tale
The Ceremony
The Ceremony

Clip - 2 min 13 sec

Aunt Lydia
Aunt Lydia

Clip - 1 min 48 sec

The Handmaid's Tale
The Handmaid's Tale

Trailer - 2 min 14 sec

Description
In this fantasy drama, women try to survive in a dystopian society in which they're held as sexual slaves and used primarily to bear children. One woman bucks the restrictions of the society, however, and fights to live a true, full life. This adaptation of Margaret Atwood's novel stars Natasha Richardson.

The Handmaid's Tale is a 1990 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 49 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.0 and a MetaScore of 53.

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  • Release Date
    1990
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 49 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.0  (9,391)
  • Metascore
    53