The Handmaid’s Tale is based on the best-selling novel by Margaret Atwood, this series is set in Gilead. A totalitarian society in what used to be part of the United States. Gilead is ruled by a fundamentalist regime that treats women as property of the state. And is faced with environmental disasters and a plummeting birth rate.
The plot takes place in a post Second American Civil War era where a totalitarian government of Gilead establishes the rules. The future society is separate from the United States and has a hierarchical social class system. Under this new regime women will treat brutally, cannot work, own property, handle money or read.
Furthermore, the different class groups will divide into Martha’s who are housekeepers and servants. The women who will force to work clearing toxic waste until their death; Aunts who oversee and train the Handmaids.
In a desperate attempt to repopulate a devastated world, the few remaining fertile women will force into sexual servitude. One of these women, offering, is determining to survive the terrifying world she lives in. And then she will find the daughter that was taken from her.
It contains wonderful writing and cinematography! Ever shot where the drama flares will show such a vivid display on the character’s faces. The risqué scenes really show the disastrous beginnings from our kind in the dark days.
However, the entire cast delivers outstanding portrayals. Moss, Dowd, Fiennes, and Strahovski stand out. However, it is Moss who commands the series.
Moreover, the plot is unique, original and something that has never seen before. The score adds to the desperate and thrilling tone of the series. The soundtrack during certain scenes for lack of a better term is just so cool.
Besides all, The Handmaids Tale Season 4 will release in Summer 2020.
However, the following teaser can show the final information about the announcement for season 4. Have below!
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