Category Archives: Character Analysis

Chapter 4: Part 2: The Good, The Bad and The C-Word

Chapter 4: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Rick Cleveland & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC The Man With No Politics We’ve established Frank’s apolitical nihilism centered on an ideology of power and control. Two compelling comparisons come to … Continue reading

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Chapter 4: Part 1: Of Mice And Women

Chapter 4: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Rick Cleveland & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC The deeper and farther we fall down the House of Cards (@HouseofCards) rabbit hole, the more inclined we are to believe that, while centred around … Continue reading

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House of Cards and The Anatomy of Context

It’s always important to zoom out a bit for a little healthy dose of perspective and context. Art is about the teeny, tiny microfilaments to be examined in the technique, manipulation and delivery of story and image, but also about … Continue reading

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Janine Skorsky Hearts Zoe Barnes

  *Constance Zimmer (Janine Skorsky) reveals one of her favourite Janinisms! We’re on it!  

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Chapter 3: Part 2: Caressing The Serpent That Devours Our Hearts

Chapter 3: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Keith Huff & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC Vending Machine Democracy, Dodgeball Politics and The Tyranny of the Masses Frank’s Gaffney crisis reveals a lot about the state of contemporary America … Continue reading

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Chapter 3: Part 1: God Hating Gaffney and Highly Improbable Peaches

Chapter 3: Directed by James Foley, Co-written by Keith Huff & Beau Willimon Follow us on Twitter: @livingintheHOC The Destructive Power of Small Things “Lets not get bogged down in abstractions. Let’s deal with specifics.” – Frank Underwood, Chapter 3. … Continue reading

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The Essence of Frank Underwood

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