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Program Title
House of Cards

Based On
The book by Michael Dobbs

Adapted By
Andrew Davies

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Francis Urquhart is the Tories' Chief Whip who oozes charm, sincerity and charisma while ruthlessly destroying by blackmail and deceit anyone who stands between him and his goal of taking up residence at No. 10 Downing Street. Aiding him is his quest are his Lady Macbeth-type wife and a naive young political correspondent, Maggie Storin, who falls under the spell of Urquhart's power until their relationship takes a bizarre turn.

Episodes: 1 2 3 4

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