The Handmaid's Tale

The Handmaid's Tale

DVD - 2018-
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A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be a handmaid, bearing children for childless government officials. As a handmaid, June is renamed Offred. This is her story.
Publisher: Bevely Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018-]
Characteristics: videodiscs : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
Performers: Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Audience: TV rating: TV-MA
Language Note: In English; Spanish and French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); closed-captioned
UPC: 883904360995 (Season 1)
883904361008 (Season 1)
883904361930 (Season 2)
883904364405 (Season 3)
Call Number: DVD TV HANDMAID

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A religion-based autocracy has taken over most of the United States, renaming the country Gilead. In this country women are second-class citizens. Anyone trying to escape is punished. One such person is June, who is captured while trying to escape with her husband and child and is sentenced to be... Read More »

Season 2 releases 12/4/18. This season is shaped by Offred's pregnancy and her ongoing fight to free her future child from the dystopian horrors of Gilead. Offred and all our characters will fight against or succumb to this dark truth.


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