Knock Down the House is a 2019 American documentary film directed by Rachel Lears.

Official trailers

Netflix on Monday, April 22, 2019 released the trailer:
Knock Down The House | Official Trailer | Netflix.

Story intro

The film follows four female Democrats who decided to run for Congress in the 2018 United States elections: Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, Amy Vilela of Nevada, Cori Bush of Missouri, and Paula Jean Swearengin of West Virginia. Vilela, Bush, and Swearengin lost in the primary round, but Ocasio-Cortez won the election.


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez
Amy Vilela
Cori Bush
Paula Jean Swearengin


The film Knock Down the House was scheduled to be released on January 27, 2019 (Sundance) and on May 1, 2019 (United States) by Netflix.

The duration of the film is 86 minutes.

The film had received a "PG" rating.


Knock Down the House got high rating from critics. But the audience dislikes the film.

External links

Wikipedia: Knock Down the House

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