Taylor’s score… hits all the right emotional beats. Violins grow progressively louder during tense scenes, drones denote ominous plot developments, and angelic choruses emerge when some holy act of cruelty is being committed. – Judy Berman, Pitchfork
An atmospheric and extremely foreboding piece of music which sets the tone for this gripping adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s dystopian novel. – Austin Trunick, Under The Radar
‘It has the slow, creeping dread of a horror movie, made all the more disquieting by the blood-red cloaks and ominous score that pulses throughout’ – Rebecca Nicholson, The Guardian
Lakeshore Records is pleased to release The Handmaid’s Tale (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) — out now digitally! The album features score by Adam Taylor (August: Osage County, Meadowland). See album details below.
THE HANDMAID’S TALE stars Elisabeth Moss (“Mad Men”), Joseph Fiennes (“American Horror Story: Asylum”, Shakespeare in Love), Samira Wiley (“Orange is the New Black”), Max Minghella (“The Mindy Project”), Yvonne Strahovski (“Chuck”, “Dexter”), O.T. Fagbenle (“The Five”), Alexis Bledel (“Gilmore Girls”), Madeline Brewer (“Orange is the New Black”) and Ann Dowd (Compliance, “The Leftovers”).
Soundtrack Available Now: [iTunes][Spotify]
New episodes of THE HANDMAID’S TALE every Wednesday, only on Hulu.
The Handmaid’s Tale has a lot to say in 10 episodes. Clear your schedule for one of the best series of 2017. – Mark A. Perigard, The Boston Herald
None of this would work without a great performance at its center, and as Offred, Moss is astonishing. … At every corner, The Handmaid’s Tale brims with invention. – Todd VanDerWerff, Vox