House of Cards: Season 1 Reviews

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January 31, 2013
House of Cards is by no means a total disaster. It's pretty to look at, and, if your day has not already been consumed with Type A personalities inside the Beltway, then it may fall well within your definition of entertainment.
January 31, 2013
The show is dryly witty in its depiction of constancy and fidelity on the Potomac.
January 31, 2013
After two hours, I was as ravenous for more scheming and cynical philosophy as Underwood tucking into a second helping of barbecue. Spacey may well make him into the kind of classic antihero who is as fascinating in failure as in success
January 31, 2013
There is pleasure in watching Francis seem a saint while mostly he plays the devil.
January 31, 2013
You do not want to miss this one.
Top Critic
January 30, 2013
Above-average newcomer with a great actor in the leading role and frosty grace notes throughout.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
January 30, 2013
In the end, it's easy to overlook some of the credibility gaps because the writing is otherwise so fine, as are the direction and the performances.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/4
January 26, 2013
It's a heavyweight new contender in the drama category, just as Netflix now is as a content provider.
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