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The handmaid's tale

Format: DVD 2002
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Western Allegheny Community Library Audiovisual DVD HANDMAIDS TALE
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CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Feature Film DVD IN TRANSIT
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Set in the near future where toxins have made most of the women sterile and the few fertile women are grouped together to have the children of powerful men. Based on the novel by Margaret Atwood.
Additional Information
Subjects Religious fundamentalism -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Dystopian plays.
Misogyny -- Drama.
Feature films.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher Santa Monica, CA :MGM Home Entertainment,2002
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Handmaid's tale.
Contributors Wilson, Daniel.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008.
Schlo╠łndorff, Volker.
Richardson, Natasha.
Quinn, Aidan.
Dunaway, Faye.
Duvall, Robert.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
Cinecom Entertainment Group.
Cinetudes Film Productions.
Odyssey/Cinecom International.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Participants/Performers Natasha Richardson, Aidan Quinn, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall.
Other Contributors Director of photography, Igor Luther ; editor, David Ray ; music, Ryuichi Sakamoto.
Audience Rated R.
Language English
In English, with English, French & Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Notes Title from container.
Originally released as motion picture in 1990.
Based on the novel : The handmaid's tale / by Margaret Atwood.
Special feature: original theatrical trailer.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0792851552
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