Epic rape scene in Ep 7 on The Handmaid's Tale season 4 on OCS

Epic rape scene in Ep 7 on The Handmaid's Tale season 4 on OCS Available on OCS, season 4 of "The Handmaid's Tale" continues to push the limits of violence with a new sequence, present in episode 7, in which the heroine June commits an irreparable act.

Yet one streak in particular tormented viewers of the program. One night, June forces her partner to have sex while he is still asleep. The man wakes up, tries to express his refusal, before being silenced by his wife who puts her hand on his mouth. In a few seconds, the series is overturned. The one who has long been the victim of sexual abuse by the Republic becomes an executioner in her turn. June takes back control of a body she no longer had to reproduce what she endured for almost ten years.

“I love The Handmaid's Tale,

but I really have a mixed opinion after this episode, especially for the intimate scene between Luke and June. My heart is broken because he loves her very much and she is completely destroyed. should have had a warning for this rape sequence. "  If June's behavior in this scene does not make everyone agree, it is nevertheless the very expression of years of suffering and a trauma that changes her perception of a consensual relationship. The series is not in its first shock sequence, some even criticize the successful program for complacency in torture and violence.