House of Cards Season Four premieres today on Netflix! Before you start binging away your weekend, check out our past coverage of ground-breaking political drama! First up, we have Paul’s overview of House of Cards Season One! Then Jeffrey and Paul had a detailed conversation about House of Cards Season Two! Lastly, Paul returned to question the direction the show took in its controversial Third Season with an essay called “Does House of Cards S3 Have a Claire Problem or a Woman Problem?” What do we have to look forward to this year? Betrayal? Sex? Murder? Unrestrained political ambition paired with a seedy dose of corruption and perversion? We hope so! See larger image House of Cards – Season 1-3 [Blu-ray] All 39 episodes from the first three seasons of the award-winning political drama starring Kevin Spacey. Based on the novel by Michael Dobbs and the subsequent BBC adaptation of the book, the show follows Francis Underwood (Spacey), the House Majority Whip who, despite his position of authority, is gravely dissatisfied. Fuelled by a sense of ambition matched and encouraged by his wife Claire (Robin Wright), Francis ultimately wants to be president and is embittered by the fact that he has recently been denied a promotion. Armed with an arsenal of political secrets to equal anyone in Washington, Francis sets out to scheme and blackmail his way to the top. Bonus Features: Season 2 Blu-ray & DVD: “Two Houses” – Exploring differences between the original show & the history of how this project came together. “Table Read” – A behind-the-scenes look at table reads cut together with the actual scenes from the show. “Direct Address” – Exploring the way Francis talks directly to viewers in both the original & new series. “Politics for Politics Sake” – Politics is only the back drop in this show, but the themes are universal. This featurette explores what the show is all about — relationships and power, not just politics. “Line of Succession” – A look at the creative process that goes into making an episode. Season 3 Blu-ray Exclusive: “A Death in New Mexico” – A featurette that chronicles the surprising Chapter 39. Blu-ray & DVD: “Backstage Politics: On the Set of House of Cards” – An extensive behind-the-scenes look into the creation of House of Cards, Season 3. New From: $46.00 USD In Stock Share this:TweetShare on TumblrLike this:Like Loading... Related Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYou must be logged in to post a comment.