"There is but one rule: Hunt or be hunted," Kevin Spacey says at the end of the new House of Cards trailer.
Fans of Community are understandably wary about the fifth season, given the fairly hollow simulacra that aired last spring. But with the return of creator Dan Harmon, the show has regained the sense of deliberate chaos and freewheeling playfulness that originally earned it such a devoted (and vocal) fan base.
For Harmon's unprecedented return, you can thank none other than Joel McHale, who played a crucial role in NBC bringing back the controversial showrunner. Comparing Harmon to Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad) and Mitch Hurwitz (Arrested Development), both of whom are guest-starring this season, McHale preached the benefits of letting a series be dictated by a singular vision. "There was some really good stuff last year, but it did not....
Torture! Clones! Betrayal! Sexting! And just sex! From touching series finales (farewell, 30 Rock and The Office!) to Game of Thrones' brutal Red Wedding, 2013 was brimming with fantastic hours of television. TVGuide.com has compiled the top 25 episodes. Which ones made the cut? Tune in all week to see the full list.
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Here are Episodes 10-6. (Catch up with Episodes 25-21, Episodes 20-16 and Episodes 15-11.)
How about a House of Cards marathon on Valentine's Day? All 13 episodes of the second season will premiere on Feb. 14, the company announced on Wednesday.
Will House of Cards end after Season 2?
Season 2 of the David Fincher political drama finds Francis (Kevin Spacey) and Claire (Robin Wright) continuing their ruthless rise to power, as Zoe (Kate Mara) gets closer to uncovering the truth about his crimes. Michel Gill, Corey Stoll and Gerald McRaney also star.
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Both Spacey and Wright received Emmy nominations for their performances on the series, which was adapted from the 1990 BBC miniseries of the same name. The series earned a total of nine Emmy nominations and took home three awards.
House of Cards is currently filming its Season 2 finale, but will that also be the political drama's series finale?
Co-executive producer Rick Cleveland seems to think so. "House of Cards is only...