House of Cards
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.
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Season 1Netflix | Rent or Buy
S01 E01Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 1 Feb 1, 2013 When the newly elected President reneges on a promise, Francis and Claire decide to sever all allegiances and toss the rules out the window.
S01 E02Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 2 Feb 1, 2013 Francis and Doug plan to frame Secretary of State nominee, Michael Kern. Meanwhile, Zoe's popularity at the Washington Herald continues to grow.
S01 E03Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 3 Feb 1, 2013 Francis heads for his hometown to deal with a crisis. Zoe negotiates the politics of being a journalist on the rise. Claire finds herself a new business partner.
S01 E04Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 4 Feb 1, 2013 Francis shakes down the Congressional leadership. Zoe is offered the promotion of White House Correspondent and doesn't know if she should take it or not.
S01 E05Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 5 Feb 1, 2013 A feud starts between Francis and Marty Spinella. Russo goes into depression about the job losses at the shipyards.
S01 E06Feb 1, 2013
Chapter 6 Feb 1, 2013 The strike between Frank and Marty starts to get out of hand. Russo has decided to run for Governor of Pennsylvania.
Season 2Netflix | Rent or Buy
S02 E01Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 14 Feb 14, 2014 The Underwoods tackle two threats that could bring their plans to ruin. Francis grooms his replacement as Whip. Claire goes on the offensive.
S02 E02Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 15 Feb 14, 2014 Amid turmoil in the home, Frank takes office. Foreign relations become entangled as Durant's team bungles a meeting. As foes negotiate to thwart her, Jackie maneuvers to strengthen her position. Lucas acquires new skills in order to pursue his secret investigation.
S02 E03Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 16 Feb 14, 2014 Tension rises between Francis and Raymond Tusk as the situation with China deteriorates. A battle in the Senate pits Francis against the Republicans.
S02 E04Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 17 Feb 14, 2014 A terror scare at the Capitol traps Francis with a resentful Donald Blythe. Claire gives a live interview that rocks the media.
S02 E05Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 18 Feb 14, 2014 Francis back-channels with a Chinese billionaire. Lucas uses extreme measures to expose the Vice President. A shadowy figure joins Team Underwood.
S02 E06Feb 14, 2014
Chapter 19 Feb 14, 2014 Amidst an energy crisis, Francis and Tusk end their shaky alliance. Lucas must make a difficult choice. Stamper grows closer to Rachel.
Season 3Netflix | Rent or Buy
S03 E01Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 27 Feb 27, 2015 A rocky start for the Underwood Presidency. Frank wants to introduce an ambitious jobs program, while Claire sets her sights on the United Nations.
S03 E02Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 28 Feb 27, 2015 Claire's U.N. bid runs into trouble. Frank fights off mutiny with a bold address to the country.
S03 E03Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 29 Feb 27, 2015 The Russian president's state visit becomes a cold war of wills, and some punks heat things up.
S03 E04Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 30 Feb 27, 2015 Claire bypasses Russia at the U.N. Frank tries to outmaneuver a potential challenger and ends up face to face with a higher power.
S03 E05Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 31 Feb 27, 2015 Frank declares war on Congress to jump-start his jobs program. Claire spars with the Russian Ambassador.
S03 E06Feb 27, 2015
Chapter 32 Feb 27, 2015 Frank and Claire travel to Moscow to negotiate the return of an imprisoned U.S. citizen. Claire takes a stand that jeopardizes their plans.
Season 4Netflix | Rent or Buy
S04 E01Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 40 Mar 4, 2016 Claire's absence causes problems for Frank on the campaign trail amid rumors of a marital rift. Claire tries to strike out on her own.
S04 E02Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 41 Mar 4, 2016 As Claire begins exploring a campaign of her own, she and Frank engage in backdoor political maneuvering. But this time they're not on the same side.
S04 E03Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 42 Mar 4, 2016 Claire joins Frank as he stumps in South Carolina, but he doesn't trust her. A disastrous scandal blindsides Frank's campaign on primary day.
S04 E04Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 43 Mar 4, 2016 Claire threatens Frank. Frank makes a politically bold move that may provoke Russia. An event at a campaign stop changes everything.
S04 E05Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 44 Mar 4, 2016 Claire advises Donald Blythe on dealing with Petrov. Further investigations of Lucas Goodwin dredges up his accusations against Frank.
S04 E06Mar 4, 2016
Chapter 45 Mar 4, 2016 Claire clashes with the Secretary of State over her involvement in negotiations with Russia. Dunbar must choose between her campaign and her ethics.
Season 5Netflix | Rent or Buy
S05 E01May 30, 2017
Chapter 53 May 30, 2017 As Congress debates investigating Frank, he and Claire attempt to stoke fear of terrorism. Tom Yates continues his stay in the White House.
S05 E02May 30, 2017
Chapter 54 May 30, 2017 Frank and his team work to leverage support in key states by any means necessary. Claire learns some upsetting news about one of Frank's friends.
S05 E03May 30, 2017
Chapter 55 May 30, 2017 The day before the election, Conway holds a 24-hour Skype session with voters, while Frank and Claire stump in key states and try to discredit him.
S05 E04May 30, 2017
Chapter 56 May 30, 2017 With a tight race and low voter turnout on Election Day, things look grim for Frank. But he's still got one more trick up his sleeve.
S05 E05May 30, 2017
Chapter 57 May 30, 2017 Nine weeks after Election Day, the Underwoods work to consolidate their power. Leann tries to track down a missing Aidan Macallan.
S05 E06May 30, 2017
Chapter 58 May 30, 2017 In the midst of uncertainty, suspected Russian forces take over an American station in Antarctica. Meanwhile, a damaging news leak could hurt Frank.