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What Katie Watched - June 2017: The Handmaid's Tale

IMDB 8.7  – Rotten Tomatoes 100%  – TV.com 8.7 – Metacritic 92%



Hulu’s adaptation of the 1985 novel by Margaret Atwood is as relevant today as it was then; maybe more so. 1,039 more words

The Handmaid's Tale is Terrifying To Watch as a Woman

Based on the 1985 novel, The Handmaid’s Tale is set in a dystopian future where the United Sates is taken over by The Republic of Gilead. 157 more words


Stop saying that The Handmaid’s Tale couldn’t happen here – it’s frighteningly realistic

The Handmaid’s Tale is one of the TV talking points of the decade.

Every episode is packed full of fascinating, controversial and out-and-out terrifying moments that can trigger hours of debate. 849 more words


The Handmaid's Tale, Season 1, Episodes 6-10

Created by Bruce Miller. Starring Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Max Minghella

My thoughts on episodes 1-5 can be found here.

As the show continues, there’s been a persistent wondering about the role of race in a show set in a dystopian America. 1,676 more words

The Recent Past

Grappling With the Sincere Horrors of 'The Handmaid’s Tale' (Column)

“The Handmaid’s Tale,” which aired its Season 1 finale June 14, is one of the best shows of the 2016-2017 season. It’s also one of the most challenging. 1,803 more words


Samira Wiley Breaks Down Her Big Escape Scene in 'Handmaid's Tale'

‘The Handmaid’s Tale,’ Hulu / Season 1 ep. 4, “Nolite Te Bastardes Carborundorum”
Written by Leila Gerstein; Directed by Mike Barker

Samira Wiley became a beloved fixture of Netflix’s “Orange Is the New Black” before her character Poussey was tragically killed at the end of the fourth season. 643 more words