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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 (Producer), (creator.). Moss, Elisabeth, 1983- (actor,, television producer.). Atwood, Margaret, 1939- (television producer.). Strahovski, Yvonne, 1982- (actor.). Fiennes, Joseph, 1970- (actor.). Bledel, Alexis, 1982- (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.).

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  • 0 of 1 copy available at Creston Public Library.

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Creston Public Library DVD FIC HAN (Text) 35140001157331 Fiction Videos Volume hold Checked out 07/25/2018

Record details

  • Physical Description: 3 videodiscs (approximately 525 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • 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Originally made available for online streaming by Hulu in 2017.
Wide screen (1.78:1).
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."--Provided by the publisher.
Target Audience Note:
TV rating: TV-MA.
Canadian Home Video Rating: 14A
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 plays.
Man-woman relationships.
Pregnancy > Social aspects.
Genre: Dystopian television programs.
Television series.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Dystopian television programs.
Television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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