The Handmaid's Tale

MGM/UA (1990)
Drama, Adult, Science Fiction
Germany | English | Color | 1h 49min
6

In a dystopicly polluted rightwing religious tyranny, a young woman is put in sexual slavery on account of her now rare fertility.


Cast View all

Aidan Quinn Nick
Faye Dunaway Serena Joy
Victoria Tennant Aunt Lydia
Robert Duvall Commander
Natasha Richardson Kate / Offred
Jim Grimshaw Eye in Van
Elizabeth McGovern Moira
Blanche Baker Ofglen
Traci Lind Janine / Ofwarren
Kathryn Doby Aunt Elizabeth
Zoey Wilson Aunt Helena
Gary Bullock Officer on Bus
Ivan H. Migel Eye
Reiner Schone Luke
J. Michael Hunter Preacher
Lucile McIntyre Rita
David Barnes Guard
Doris Boggs Aunt
Mirjam Bohnet Alma
James A. Carleo III Angel at Desk
Annemarie Fenske Aunt Christina
Lucia Hartpeng Cora
Allison Holmes June
Ival Migel Eye
Robert D. Raiford Dick
Sara Seidman Handmaid
Karma Ibsen Riley Aunt Sara
Rhesa Reagan Stone Mrs. Warren

Crew View all

Director Volker Schlöndorff
Writer Harold Pinter, Margaret Atwood
Producer Alex Gartner, Wolfgang Glattes, Eberhard Junkersdorf, Gale Goldberg, Daniel Wilson
Photography Igor Luther
Musician Ryuichi Sakamoto

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
826663174816 Blu-ray Disc 1 Apr 18, 2017
027616869296 DVD 1 Dec 11, 2001 NTSC
5013702101727 DVD 1
5055201805805 DVD 2 Feb 16, 2009
5021456159949 DVD 2
4006680044484 DVD Dec 12, 2008
9780792851554 DVD
5021456123636 DVD
883904126751 DVD Dec 11, 2001
063634004929 DVD
026359043130 VHS
002761686929 1 Dec 11, 2001
5412012152694
014381765366 LaserDisc
044005742039 Jul 13, 1998
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