Air Date: February 1st, 2013
A ruthless politician plots revenge on those who have thwarted him.
Season 5 - Episode 13 : Chapter 65 May 30, 2017
A surprising announcement leads to a shake-up at the White House; a decision must be made.
Season 5 - Episode 12 : Chapter 64 May 30, 2017
Frank tries to stop Cathy from testifying; as Hammerschmidt gets closer to the truth, the Underwoods throw someone under the bus.
Season 5 - Episode 11 : Chapter 63 May 30, 2017
Damaging testimony and leaks leaves the team scrambling to control the fallout and puts everyone under suspicion; tension rises between Claire and Frank.
Season 5 - Episode 10 : Chapter 62 May 30, 2017
The Underwoods and their team want to undermine the revived committee investigating Frank; Hammerschmidt's investigation ramps up.
Season 5 - Episode 9 : Chapter 61 May 30, 2017
Petrov tries to influence American affairs; Jane talks about her agenda with Claire; with her job in jeopardy, Leann turns to a reporter for help.
The atmosphere feels looser, more wild and daring. ... [Michael] Kelly’s performance [as White House Chief of Staff Doug Stamper] continues to be subtle in the midst of a show that doesn’t much care about subtlety. That’s certainly true of Spacey’s ever-more-broad performance, and Wright’s near self-parody of a woman who wears her power like a suffocating mask. Show More
By this point, the actors are comfortably in their element. Spacey is as assured as ever, even if Frank's occasional addresses to the camera seem to come out of nowhere. Wright again wears a cool mask to hide what Claire is really thinking as she deals with assorted crises while looking impeccable in her tailored suits. Less successful--again--are the portrayals of writers and journalists. Show More
While House of Cards has always explored both the personal and political sides of life in Washington, D.C., my early sense is that, in Season Two, it’s gotten better at both. Show More