Knock Down the House

Movie review by Renee Longstreet, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 12+

Outstanding docu about underdog congressional hopefuls.

PG 2019 86 minutes

Parents say

age 10+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 10+

Based on 5 reviews

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age 12+

The reality of "representation"

A documentary that was able to capture the energy and the fierceness of running for Congress when you are NOT rich. An awesome film that details the process of what it took in 2018 to get elected to Congress. At times inspiring, upsetting, and hopeful. It is incredible that we are at this juncture and we call this representation.
age 8+


Amazing and inspiring! There are a couple four letter swears, but probably nothing your kids haven’t heard before. The four women featured are amazing role models and very admirable. Would definitely recommend!

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