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The handmaid's tale. Season one / Daniel Wilson Productions, Inc. ; The Littlefield Company ; White Oak Pictures ; MGM Television ; Hulu Originals ; producers, Margaret Atwood, Elisabeth Moss ; created by Bruce Miller.

Miller, Bruce, (creator.). Moss, Elisabeth, 1982- (actor,, television producer.). Atwood, Margaret, 1939- (television producer.). Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- (actor.). Fiennes, Joseph, 1970- (actor.). Bledel, Alexis, 1981- (actor.). Brewer, Madeline, (actor.). Dowd, Ann, (actor.). Fagbenle, O-T, 1980- (actor.). Minghella, Max, 1985- (actor.). Wiley, Samira, (actor.). Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Television picture adaptation of (work) : Handmaid's tale. (Added Author). Daniel Wilson Productions, (production company.). Littlefield Company, (production company.). White Oak Pictures, (production company.). MGM-TV, (production company.). Hulu (Firm), (production company,, broadcaster.). Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc., (publisher.). Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Alexander Hamilton Memorial System.
  • 33 of 39 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)

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0 current holds with 39 total copies.

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Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library DVD HAN (Text) 37268002264745 AHMFL Audio Visual Available -
Alexander Hamilton Memorial Free Library DVD HAN (Text) 37268003059003 AHMFL Audio Visual Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9783904360999
  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 525 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Widescreen.
  • Publisher: Bevely Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Based on Margaret Atwood's award-winning, best-selling novel.
Originally made available for online streaming by Hulu in 2017.
Special features: Script to screen; Hope in Gilead.
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1: Offred -- Birth day -- Late -- Nolite te bastardes carborundorum -- Disc 2: Faithful -- A woman's place -- The other side -- Jezebels -- Disc 3: The bridge -- Night.
Participant or Performer Note:
Elisabeth Moss, Yvonne Strahovski, Joseph Fiennes, Alexis Bledel, Madeline Brewer, Ann Dowd, O.T. Fagbenle, Max Minghella, Samira Wiley.
Summary, etc.:
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.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-MA.
System Details Note:
DVD, NTSC region 1, widescreen (1.78:1) presentation; Dolby Digital 5.1.
Language Note:
In English; Spanish and French subtitles; English subtitles for the deaf and hard-of-hearing (SDH); closed-captioned.
Awards Note:
2018 Golden Globe Award for best television series, drama.
Source of Description Note:
Title from disc surface.
Subject: Theocracy > Drama.
Misogyny > Drama.
Dystopian plays.
Pregnancy > Social aspects > Drama.
Man-woman relationships > Drama.
Infertility > Drama.
Dystopian television programs.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Genre: Dystopian television programs.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
DVDs.
DVD-Video discs.

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