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What To Watch If You Love 'House Of Cards'

May 14, 2020 630 votes 88 voters 4.4k views40 items

List RulesVote up the television series that you know other fans of 'House Of Cards' will love.

Wondering what to watch after House Of Cards? If the secrets and lies of the series has you hungry for more political thrillers, you're in luck! Since the public fascination with dirty politics is not ceasing any time soon, there are loads of other movies and TV shows like House Of Cards ready for you to start bingeing. 

If you’re on the hunt for movies and TV shows similar to House Of Cards, Scandal is a great TV series about a consultant and her relationship with the president. Homeland is another great show, with political espionage.  

For fans of House Of Cards looking for good movie recommendations, Vice is an excellent film that shows how Dick Cheney became the most powerful Vice President in US history. Other good movies and shows featured on this list include The Newsroom, Bodyguard, and The West Wing.  

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