Tag: The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Bustin’ out all over

We've come to the end of the dystopian conservative marathon that is the second season of The Handmaid's Tale – and oh my god what have you done, June!

Handmaid’s Tale recap: One step forward, two steps back

Love is patient, love is kind, love is not knowing what beautiful nightmares await us in next week’s season finale.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Help us Oprah, you’re our only hope

A birth, an Oprah, a Serena, a Moira, a denial, a denial, a denial. Tara Ward recaps episode 11 of The Handmaid's Tale, season 2.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Birth in Gilead

We're rocketing towards the ending of season two of The Handmaid's Tale, and Gilead is not letting up one bit. Tara Ward recaps episode 10.

What to watch on your commute, Lightbox-style

On Lightbox Premium, you can download Lightbox content to your mobile device. We asked our colleagues for their picks to watch on your next commute – no matter the length.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Blame Canada

Welcome back to Gilead, where last week's memories of June and Serena eating croissants together are but crumbs in the dystopian toaster of our lives. Tara Ward recaps episode 9.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Women’s Work, and not the Kate Bush kind

A birth, a betrayal, a flogging. Things continue to get darker on episode 8 of The Handmaid's Tale, available on Lightbox. Tara Ward recaps.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: A crimson coffin for your sins

Tara Ward reviews the seventh episode of this season of The Handmaid's Tale, which shipped her and her emotional stability off in a crimson coffin.

Surrogacy in the age of The Handmaid’s Tale

The Handmaid's Tale portrays surrogacy as an act of violent exploitation. Surrogacy researcher Hannah Gibson considers how the show affects our understanding of surrogacy in New Zealand and asks: are women here being exploited?

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: You’re tough, aren’t you?

Alex Casey dissects episode five of The Handmaid’s Tale, including the march of the child brides and a lovely holiday to the colonies. Contains spoilers, obviously.

Blessed be the fruit: A return to Gloriavale in a Handmaid’s Tale world

The heavenly flock of Angel, Dove, Mercy and others is back, happy as ever in blue, but this time in a documentary mini-series.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: We’ve been sent good weather… or have we?

Alex Casey dissects episode four of The Handmaid’s Tale, including tense baby showers and a walk down memory lane. Contains spoilers, obviously.

The Handmaid’s Tale recap: Blessed be the fruit loops

Alex Casey dissects episode three of The Handmaid's Tale, including cereal gags, serious twists and a Gwen Stefani cameo, of all things. 

The Handmaid’s Tale is back to burn everything to the ground

Alex Casey reviews the return of The Handmaid’s Tale, available exclusively on Lightbox with new episodes every Thursday.

All the ways you can get hyped for The Handmaid’s Tale season two

With The Handmaid's Tale season two arriving exclusively to Lightbox on Thursday, Alex Casey assembles a handy list of ways you can bide your time. 

New to Lightbox in April: Handmaids, Russian spies and Helen Mirren

Alex Casey and Sam Brooks round up the new content coming to Lightbox this month, including the highly anticipated return of The Handmaid's Tale, Russian spies in wigs and Helen Mirren's career-defining role!

The greatest Golden Globes live blog you will see on The Spinoff today

We'll be here from 12pm to cover the highs and lows of the 2018 Golden Globe awards, for all of you poor folk stuck in the office pretending to work. 

Summer reissue: Is The Handmaid’s Tale… a documentary?

Alex Casey delves into the endless relevance of The Handmaid’s Tale, available exclusively on Lightbox. 

Our foolproof guide to who will definitely, maybe clean up at The Emmys

Our friendly TV sponsors at Lightbox have a whole bunch of shows nominated for the Emmy Awards this year, so we got our resident award shows obsessive Sam Brooks to pick which ones might take home the gold.

Ten hopes for the Handmaid’s Tale finale (WARNING: SPOILERS)

Episode 10 of The Handmaid's Tale hits Lightbox today. These are Sophie Smith's hopes and dreams for the series finale.

Reading The Handmaid’s Tale changed my life. Here’s what I think of the TV show

Sophie Smith, a superfan of Atwood's dystopian novel, reviews the first episode of The Handmaid's Tale.

Is The Handmaid’s Tale… a documentary?

Alex Casey delves into the endless relevance of The Handmaid's Tale, arriving exclusively on Lightbox today.

Huge and true: The Handmaid’s Tale is coming exclusively to Lightbox

The Handmaid's Tale is already the most talked-about new shows of 2017, and it's coming to our shores exclusively on Lightbox from next week.