The House of Cards

The House of Cards

The House of Cards

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 1990-11-18
  • Advisory Rating: Caution
  • Episodes: 4
  • iTunes Price: GBP 4.99


Who would be a leader in this wicked world? House of Cards is a delicious tale of political greed, corruption and burning ambition. At its heart is Francis Urquhart, a black-hearted villain with a smiling face, who will stop at nothing and no-one in order to achieve the office of Prime Minister. One by one his opponents tumble, until at last there is just one wild card left in the pack. Award winning political drama starring Ian Richardson, adapted from Michael Dobbs' novel by Andrew Davies.


Title Time Price
1 Episode 1 55:45 GBP 1.89 Buy on iTunes
2 Episode 2 57:04 GBP 1.89 Buy on iTunes
3 Episode 3 56:42 GBP 1.89 Buy on iTunes
4 Episode 4 57:26 GBP 1.89 Buy on iTunes


  • Stands the Test of TIme

    By TrevorSP
    This series and the two follow ups, all stand the test of time and are as good now as when I first watched them years ago, Waiting a whole week inbetween episodes and years between series! Shear bliss watching each series as a large film now !!! Brilliant Stuff :-)
  • House of Cards

    By Tom Lennard
    This series is fantastic. Ian Richardson, Susanna Harker et al. act their ties off in this Machiavellian political drama. There are some funny bits too and also some bits that'll make you go "no, no, don't do it!" Great stuff and politically relevant to today.
  • Lord Dobbs does it again

    By todgebar
    A great series, a must for any politcal drama fan. Under £4 too!
  • Drama at it's best.

    By Vinderville
    A remarkable series. As good now as when first aired.
  • Then and now

    By Drdeacon
    As entertaining now as when first aired. And the subject matter.....could have been written today.
  • you might think that...

    By chrisrrobin
    One of the most engaging British political dramas to ever air! Ian Richardson is magnificent