The Handmaid's Tale (2017– )

TV Series  |  TV-MA  |   |  Drama, Sci-Fi

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Set in a dystopian future, a woman is forced to live as a concubine under a fundamentalist theocratic dictatorship.



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Bruce Miller

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Original author Margaret Atwood was quite involved in the script adaptation of her 1985 novel insofar as the update of the vernacular over the intervening 32 years. According to showrunner Bruce Miller, she had to ask the scriptwriters to explain the meaning of the term "... ...


Moira: Hey, that shit is contagious. You want to see your baby girl again? Then you need to keep your fucking shit together.


Although all guards (security personnel) have earphones, there's always a radio chatter audible.


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Drama | Sci-Fi

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