The Handmaid's Tale 1990
In a near post-apocalyptic future, Kate (Natasha Richardson), her husband Luke (Reiner Schone), and their daughter Jill (Blair Nicole Struble) attempt to cross the border from the Republic of Gilead into Canada. Gilead is comprised of a society that has returned to biblical beliefs, which are now codified into law. The republic has been beset by civil war, and much of the population is sterile. Border guards see the trio and open fire, killing Kate’s husband and taking her and her daughter into captivity. Mother and daughter are separated, and when it’s determined that Kate can have children, she is made a Handmaid, a woman who acts as concubine in place of a woman who cannot give her husband children. Kate is placed in the household of Fred (Robert Duvall) and his wife, Serena Joy (Faye Dunaway), where she’s renamed Offred, signifying her servitude to Fred, a commander in the military...

BD25 | 1080p AVC | 01:48:39 | 22.2 Gb + 3% rec
Language: English
Subtitles: English
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller

Director: Volker Schlondorff
Cast: Natasha Richardson, Faye Dunaway, Aidan Quinn
Country: USA, Germany

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