‘The Handmaid’s Story’ Season Three Finale: Greatest Memes & Twitter Reactions


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The Handmaid’s Story season Three finale aired vibrant and early this morning at 12 a.m. ET (or late final evening, relying on what facet of the nation you’re in), and with it got here a slew of topnotch memes, gifs, Twitter reactions and feedback on the episode.

Season Three has already had some diverse evaluations on viewers reception, and so did the ultimate episode. Though followers received to lastly see June put Operation Mayday into motion, many have been left with a combined sense of pleasure, satisfaction and disappointment when episode 13, titled “Mayday,” wrapped up, and the place else do individuals go to share their ideas on one thing as vital as a tv present? Why, social media in fact, and The Handmaid’s Story finale was spared no mercy.

Under we’ve rounded up a few of the greatest and most devastating reactions to the season Three finale episode of the present. However be warned: a few of the memes, gifs and reactions might give away SPOILERS from final evening’s episode, so flip again now when you don’t need something ruined for you, or click on on this hyperlink to learn by an in depth recap of the episode to catch up.

Nearly all of the very best memes from this season got here from followers complaining concerning the digicam closeups of June’s face throughout nearly each single episode. The closeups have been as soon as used as a singular and spectacular option to emphasize the significance of the scene and the way June was feeling at that second, and now they’ve simply grow to be full overkill and too redundant. Followers complained on Twitter that the showrunners overdid the closeups all through season Three and felt they now not had the identical impact and even detracted from how highly effective the digicam angles as soon as have been within the earlier seasons.

“The Handmaid’s Story has become a whole circus!” consumer Narvi Schwartz wrote. “Over dramatic scenes ALWAYS ending with an excessive shut up of June’s face and her craning her neck in direction of the digicam. WE GET IT! She’s pissed and might make actually intense faces. What number of occasions are we gonna see this shot?!”

Kath 2.zero echoed an identical sentiment, writing “The Handmaid’s Story wants to completely calm the fuck down with these closeups.”

Person Alayeni Silvermist wrote additionally felt the closeups of her eyes and face have been overdone, writing “Can’t have a Handmaid’s Story episode with out this compulsory shot on the finish now. It’s getting previous. It’s changing into a working gag, not a useful plot gadget,” whereas one other consumer agreed that the closeups have been changing into “samey.”

This man really made his personal video to emphasise simply how obnoxious the season had grow to be with the closeups of June’s face.

Regardless of the overkill digicam angles, loads of followers have been nonetheless excited for the season finale, and have been on the sting of their seats ready to see what was going to occur …

Whereas others have been simply attempting to deal with the ending of the season and all of the feels that got here with it.

Others weren’t as impressed with how rushed the season felt. One consumer joked that the season Three writers have been “shortening facet tales and reducing plot growth for extra shut ups of June’s face,” and added the current viral balloon video to emphasise their level.

Some thought that Serena’s character was a bit arduous to comply with and went back-and-forth too usually between wanting to assist June escape Gilead and wanting to boost a child that wasn’t hers, whereas additionally blaming Fred for all the terrible issues she’d taken half in as a Commanders spouse.

Did we miss any? Be happy to ship us your favourite season 3 Handmaid’s Story memes, gifs or reactions to ariel.goronja@heavy.com. Additionally, be sure you examine again on this writer’s web page once in a while all through Tuesday and Wednesday (August 13 and 14, 2019) for extra Handmaid’s Story protection.

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