Many of you might be familiar with the original television shows Netflix has created in the past few years. The two most recent, House of Cards and Orange is the New Black, have had critical acclaim and popular reviews. Netflix has released season one of both shows on DVD, which are now available at the Azle Memorial Library. Season two of House of Cards will be released on DVD on June 16th. Keep your eyes peeled for its arrival at the Library! And if you are a customer of Netflix, season two of Orange is the New Black begins streaming on June 6th.
House of Cards: A remake of the BBC mini-series of the same name, House of Cards takes American politics to an entirely new level. Lead actor Kevin Spacey stars as ruthless, cunning Congressman Francis Underwood, who will stop at nothing to conquer the halls of power in Washington D.C. His secret weapon: his gorgeous, ambitious, and equally conniving wife Claire (Robin Wright).
Orange is the New Black: From the creator of “Weeds” comes a heartbreaking and hilarious new series set in a women’s prison. Piper Chapman’s wild past comes back to haunt her, resulting in her arrest and detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper trades her comfortable New York life for an orange prison jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates.