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Netflix original series House of Cards gets its first trailer


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#1 OFFLINE   Joe Spears

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Posted 15 November 2012 - 11:36 PM

This show looks fantastic! :) :up: :righton:

Netflix Original Series 'House of Cards.' All 13 episodes arrive February 1, only on Netflix.

Director: David Fincher

Cast/Starring: Kevin Spacey, Robin Wright, Kate Mara, Corey Stoll, Michael Kelly, Sakina Jaffrey, Kristen Connolly, Constance Zimmer


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Posted 16 November 2012 - 08:41 AM

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Posted 16 November 2012 - 09:50 PM

Looks great. Looks like Netflix ordered two seasons of 13 episodes each. Netflix outbid AMC and HBO. Appears to be a big risk for Netflix but with Kevin Spacey in the lead gives it a lot of credibility going in.

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:01 AM

Watched first two eps tonight--it's okay, nothing special, but pleasant and mildly engaging. Weak, heavy-handed dialog, familiar political intrigue ground tread upon, but a good cast and Spacey is classic Spacey. A shrugging recommend.

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 03:20 AM

For those without a Netflix subscription they are allowing non-subscribers access to watch the series premiere (ep. 1).

http://movies.netfli..._Cards/70178217

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 05:15 AM

Must say, Kristen Connolly who plays Russo's secretary/GF steals every scene she's in...breathtakingly gorgeous.
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Posted 02 February 2013 - 12:02 PM

I've watched the first 4 chapters and I like it. Good cast, good writing and Kevin Spacey, how could it miss?

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Posted 02 February 2013 - 12:54 PM

The British original is one of my all-time favorites.

There's a similar UK miniseries that looks deep into the political class called The Politician's Wife, that's also excellent.
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Posted 02 February 2013 - 01:47 PM

Apparently the "breaking the 4th wall" gag of Spacey addressing the camera directly was taken from the UK original. Love the texting popup overlays right in frame!




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