Duration: 51 min.
Set in present day Washington, D.C., House of Cards is the story of Frank Underwood, a ruthless and cunning politician, and his wife Claire who will stop at nothing to conquer everything. This wicked political drama penetrates the shadowy world of greed, sex and corruption in modern D.C.
House of Cards is an adaptation of a previous BBC miniseries of the same name, which is based on the novel by Michael Dobbs.
clever, dark humor, talky, serious, witty, realistic, cynical, stylized, captivating, tense ...
politics, political corruption, postmodernism, blind ambition, drugs/alcohol, intrigue, manipulations, political intrigue, vice president, state affairs, ambition, journalism, manipulation, dishonesty, rise to the top, couple relations, usa president, revenge, white house, workplace intrigue, workplace situations, media, president, politician, journalist ...
contemporary, 21st century
usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c.