The Handmaid's Tale: Season 3 (2019)

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Season 3
The Handmaid's Tale

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The Handmaid's Tale's third season reigns in its horrors and inspires hope that revolution really is possible -- if only the story would stop spinning its wheels and get to it already.

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Critic Ratings: 56

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User Ratings: 609

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Episodes

1
Air date: Jun 5, 2019
2
Air date: Jun 5, 2019
3
Air date: Jun 5, 2019
4
Air date: Jun 12, 2019
5
Air date: Jun 19, 2019
6
Air date: Jun 26, 2019
7
Air date: Jul 3, 2019
8
Air date: Jul 10, 2019
9
Air date: Jul 17, 2019
10
Air date: Jul 24, 2019
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Critic Reviews for The Handmaid's Tale Season 3

All Critics (56) | Top Critics (25)

A compelling season finale.

Aug 16, 2019 | Full Review…

June -- trapped in her sequence of shock, rebellion, rinse, repeat -- doesn't feel like a person anymore.

Jun 5, 2019 | Full Review…

If not much sunnier, not as relentlessly grim as the second, while June is slowly, methodically, morphing into the Robo-June we know she must become. So far, so good.

May 31, 2019 | Full Review…
Top Critic

What's obvious about "The Handmaid's Tale" works wonders. What's more opaque can create problems.

May 29, 2019 | Rating: B | Full Review…
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It may be too in love with the slow burn of visual storytelling, but The Handmaid's Tale still knows what it's about.

Dec 13, 2019 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

From a perpetually flat June making breathtakingly stupid decisions to the ongoing cosmic joke that is this show's writer/director gender breakdown, it's hard to keep rooting for The Handmaid's Tale.

Jun 11, 2019 | Rating: C+ | Full Review…

June, Serena, and Emily have changed so much since season one, but this episode proves they have a lot more left in them and that the audience should be excited to see where they're headed.

Dec 13, 2019 | Full Review…

The Handmaid's Tale deserves to be dinged for some poor plot construction at the start of season three. But these episodes indicate that the larger story of the season will be worth it.

Dec 13, 2019 | Rating: B- | Full Review…

The Handmaid's Tale seems to be going too slowly, stretching out the story to fill the latest season.

Dec 13, 2019 | Full Review…

In terms of quality, 'The Handmaid's Tale' continues to be splendid, however one can notice a certain fear to evolve or leave the comfort zone. [Full Review in Spanish]

May 30, 2019 | Rating: 3.5/5 | Full Review…

It's a powerful ending and the beginning of an exciting new chapter for The Handmaid's Tale.

May 29, 2019 | Full Review…

It's changed from a dystopian nightmare to a revenge fantasy.

May 29, 2019 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for The Handmaid's Tale: Season 3

  • 2d ago
    Great!!! I don't know why does the audience hate the third season but I found it to be insane and psychological.
  • Jul 02, 2020
    A real drop from previous seasons. Characters don't make any sense, we are just having a shock factor, beautiful cinematography, 5 minutes close ups to June's face, the end.
  • Jul 01, 2020
    This season really fell short. Repetitive story archs. A lot of tell-not-show. Not much in the mind of the characters. The actress for June is still amazing. Plot holes everywhere this season.
  • Jun 16, 2020
    This show is awful. I don't get the positive reviews at all. I've grinded through season 1 and 2 and am almost done with season 3. Every episode is like watching ground hog day. Nothing advances. Each episode and every scene is the same experience over and over again. Scene 1 is "look at us, we're so oppressed", dark gloomy atmosphere and dialogue. The next scene "look, here's another way we're so oppressed", dark gloomy atmosphere and dialogue. Then the next scene, "look, here's even another way we're so oppressed", dark gloomy atmosphere and dialogue. Then let's end every episode the same way, with a June isn't going to take it anymore scene. It's time to fight back, it's time to move this script forward. We're going to start kicking ass. Then next episode comes along and it's back to "look at us, we're so oppressed.......". Season 3 is it for me. I'm done.
  • Jun 04, 2020
    Elisabeth Moss es una excelente actriz que solamente se complementa con tan magistral elenco, está tercera temporada sigue manteniendo esta serie entre lo mejor.
  • Jun 02, 2020
    Absolutely amazing, love the cast
  • May 16, 2020
    The show's third season is quite a refreshment to the story. We don't just continue seeing the same old Gilead as in season 1. They could've just kept things the way they were before, but they didn't. They're developing the constant fall of Gilead, which is what I admire most. They keep continuing, not staying static, like most shows.
  • May 03, 2020
    They run out of arguments, bad script, Elisabeth Moss gets tiring.
  • Apr 16, 2020
    في مستقبل خيالي تتمكن ديكتاتورية دينية من السيطرة على الولايات المتحدة، لتقوم بعملية قلب للمفاهيم والقيم، يحكي المسلسل حياة سيدة تم استعبادها في المجتمع الجديد (جلياد) وكيف تمكنت مع مجموعة من الإماء من عمل تنظيم سري استطاع هدم النظام الجديد من الداخل. ويصور المسلسل بدقة كيف ستبدو الحياة/القيم/المفاهيم في ظل ديكتاتورية دينية (ثيوقراطية - نَصيّة)؟
  • Apr 14, 2020
    Apart from 3 last episodes the third season is just a disaster. Loosing the ground of original screenplay the creators try to improvise adding some complex undercurrents to the story, but eventually just make it unbearable to follow and watch.

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