Netflix Show: House of Cards
For Older Adults Ages 55 and Up
- Date: 12/20/2018 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM
- Location: Joslyn Community Center
1601 North Valley Drive
Manhattan Beach, California 90266
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Every Thursday of the month, come and enjoy a highly acclaimed Netflix series with us. The current series we are showing is House of Cards which has been nominated 5 times for an Emmy Award in the Best Drama category.
This week's show: House of Cards
Starring: Kevin Space and Robin Wright
United States Representative Francis Underwood of South Carolina starts out as a ruthless politician seeking revenge in this Netflix original production. Promised the post of Secretary of State in exchange for his support, his efforts help to ensure the election of Garrett Walker to the presidency. But Walker changes his mind before the inauguration, telling Underwood he's too valuable in Congress. Outwardly, Underwood accepts his marching orders, but secretly he and his wife, an environmental activist, make a pact to destroy Walker and his allies. Based on the United Kingdom miniseries of the same name, the United States version offers a look behind the scenes at the greed and corruption in American politics. A number of real-life media figures make cameo appearances.
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