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.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
Misogyny -- Drama.
Science fiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Santa Monica, CA :MGM Home Entertainment,2002
|Other Titles|| Handmaid's tale.
Pinter, Harold, 1930-2008.
Atwood, Margaret, 1939- Handmaid's tale.
Cinecom Entertainment Group.
Cinetudes Film Productions.
MGM Home Entertainment Inc.
Natasha Richardson, Aidan Quinn, Faye Dunaway, Robert Duvall.
Director of photography, Igor Luther ; editor, David Ray ; music, Ryuichi Sakamoto.
In English, with English, French & Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
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.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby digital stereo.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.