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House of Cards: Season 1 [Blu-ray] (2013)

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4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (840 customer reviews)

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  • Format: AC-3, Blu-ray, Box set, Dolby, NTSC, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English
  • Subtitles: English, French, Portuguese, Spanish
  • Region: All Regions
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.77:1
  • Number of discs: 4
  • Rated: NR (Not Rated)
  • Studio: Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • DVD Release Date: June 11, 2013
  • Run Time: 674 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (840 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B00BC5FN2C
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,194 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)

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Francis Underwood is Majority Whip. He has his hands on every secret in politics - and is willing to betray them all to become President. Kevin Spacey stars in this Netflix original Drama series.

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405 of 426 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars And You Thought "The Exorcist" Was Scary February 16, 2013
Format:Blu-ray
"West Wing" gave viewers a taste of a White House populated by government folk who fought the good fight and had its citizenry foremost in their concerns. No such luck here. In this outing, the people of the United States barely exist in the minds of government. They are fodder for those seeking to gain, or seeking to stay in, power.

Here's the scoop. Kevin Spacey plays congressman Frank Underwood, a very bright, savvy individual who knows his way around Capitol Hill. He knows how to get things done because he knows what's in people's souls and how to play them to his advantage. His wife, Claire (Robin Wright) heads up a a more socially conscious organization in the private sector but is no less addicted to power than her husband. They have a peculiar relationship to say the least. This is almost a diary of the various 'projects' in which they are involved and how they play them, even when unforeseen things happen.

This is some ugly, scary stuff. In my heart of hearts I don't want to believe this view of our government, but I fear it is probably a closer take on reality than is "The West Wing." The manipulation of people, the press and other politicians will make you puke in your shorts. The relationship between Frank and Claire alone can only make me wonder what world they must have lived in as children that allowed them to grow up in a way that would make them think behavior like this was Okay.

David Fincher (one of my favorite directors) helmed the first 2 episodes and well establishes the color and tone for the rest of the series. There is a greenish pallor to it which gives it a sickly feel. All the acting is top shelf and a fleet of veterans are on hand to insure that. The directing is good. The writing is exceptional.
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140 of 148 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Mr. Machiavelli goes to Washington February 15, 2013
Format:Blu-ray
Kevin Spacey shines as congressman Francis Underwood. A modern day Machiavelli. There is no good and evil in the world of politics, only power. Netflix hit a homerun with this series. An outstanding cast, script, and direction. David Fincher's brilliance shines through in this look at the interworkings of U.S. politics. With some dark twists and turns and a nuanced look at people's ambitions and fears, House of Cards stands stronger than its title'd metaphor. Robin Wright as Claire Underwood is excellent and at times more cunning than her husband. Kate Mara shows great promise as an up and coming reporter looking for a fresh scoop. The rest of the cast is also very strong. Not a weak character or element to the show. My wife and I devoured the entire season in less than a week. Highly recomend.
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94 of 105 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Addictive March 2, 2013
Format:DVD
Don't start watching this series unless you have a free weekend, because you may want to have a marathon viewing. This is one of the most addictive series I have viewed.

The premise is great: Francis Underwood (Kevin Spacey) is promised the Secretary of State position in thanks for helping to get a new president elected. Once elected, the new president conveniently changes his mind and doesn't even bother to meet with Underwood to tell him. He lets his chief of staff notify Underwood he has been passed over, and asks for his continued support of the president in the Congress as Majority Whip. Underwood promises his support, but lets us, the audience, know differently.

Now the fun begins. The joy of this series is seeing how Underwood continually outwits and outmaneuvers other politicians who seem just as integrity-challenged as him, but less bright. And because Underwood has been skewered by the Prez and his team, you really don't mind when Underwood acts in a Machiavellian manner to get the better of them.

Kevin Spacey is mesmeric as Frank Underwood. The casting is superb. The dialogue is intelligent and inspired. You can't wait to see what schemes Underwood has concocted each episode and how they are going to play out. If this series is fairly true to life, no wonder our government is in the mess it is in right now.

Hope Netflix continues to create original, quality drama such as this show. HOUSE OF CARDS is only going to increase in popularity as more people watch it. Looking forward to season 2 of this series.
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97 of 115 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Amazing first season. February 9, 2013
Format:Blu-ray
The show premiered all at once and awed me enough to get me to watch the entire season with very little breaks between episodes. I highly recommend this and will purchase it on Blu-ray, despite being able to watch it on Netflix. The cast is fantastic, with Kevin Spacey nailing his role as the smart and evil Francis Underwood, the series is also well written and has enough twists to shock you.
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46 of 53 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent March 3, 2013
Format:DVD
This is one of the best shows I have seen in recent times. The acting is Academy Award caliber. Kevin Spacey's performance is outstanding. He delivers the best performance I have ever seen in a series made for TV (or Nextflix, in this particular case). Others have gone into some detail on what the show is about so I won't repeat the same in my short review here. I highly recommend this show and I am sure you will be blown away by it. Make sure you have some free time as the watching experience gets addictive. You will probably want to finish seeing the whole season in one shot. It starts out a bit slow but it gets better very fast. I think Netflix really hit the nail right on the head with this great show. I highly recommend it.
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2.0 out of 5 stars Really boring
I watched the first two or three episodes. I dont know if it is going to get crazy good, but it sure hasnt, yet! the whole time I said, "I hate politics. Read more
Published 9 hours ago by D
5.0 out of 5 stars WOW!
This is perhaps the most compelling "tv show" around! I am totally hooked!
The acting is terrific, the story line is always interesting. Read more
Published 13 hours ago by Emily S.
5.0 out of 5 stars What a great series
I can't wait for season 2 to begin! The tale of one congressman with such hubris as to control the lives of so many (one wonders how a congressman could wield such power). Read more
Published 1 day ago by Corinne Apostle
5.0 out of 5 stars The anti west wing... but great!
If you liked the West Wing, you will probably love this. It is the antithesis of Martin Sheen's character. This shows the dark and dangerous side of politics. I love this show!
Published 1 day ago by Bobby
5.0 out of 5 stars ADDICTING
House of Cards Season 1 - I watched the first disk of 4 episodes from Netflix (had to wait until they came out on DVD because didn't have streaming at the time) and ordered the... Read more
Published 2 days ago by C. Carnrike
5.0 out of 5 stars Great show
Highly recommend this show to all adults, an extremely interesting and the type of show you can not stop watching, looking forward to season 2.
Published 2 days ago by Robert Lukach
5.0 out of 5 stars love it
I love this series. I am anxiously waiting for season two to come out. I also love the Great Britain one also.
Published 3 days ago by Lori
5.0 out of 5 stars House of Cards
I was looking for a TV fix after Breaking Bad and Dexter went off the air.
House of Cards was just the thing. Read more
Published 3 days ago by Bikedoc
5.0 out of 5 stars House of Cards season one
I love this series. It grabs you from the start. it was not disappointing. I can't wait for season two to come out.
Published 3 days ago by gail
5.0 out of 5 stars Mesmerizing
Once you start watching, you won't be able to stop until it's over. Like a bad car accident, it's horrid yet fascinating, you can't NOT watch. You'll be hooked.
Published 4 days ago by Judy W
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Cheaper at Best Buy right now. $12.99
I just want to know what the hell kind of packaging is this? Cardboard sleeves? I'm afraid to even take it out of the because I'll probably scratch the discs, which they probably already are. I should not have to fear damaging something from NORMAL USAGE!
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