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Five for Families: Babe teaches viewers to love others
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Here are five movies from various platforms families may want to consider. Note: Since not all are appropriate for younger children, age recommendations are included.

Amazon Instant: 'Babe'

MovieGuide.org praises Babe for its message of kindness toward others and for its animation, stating, With seamless computer animation, the animals appear as if they are talking quite naturally. ... Babe is winsome and heartwarming because it is created with care and tenderness. Regrettably, Babe contains a few mild vulgarities. On the other hand, it has many moments of purity and pleasure that will compel its viewers to love their neighbors. The film is rated G. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 4 and older.

In theaters: 'Red Army'

Parent Previews states that even those less interested in the game (of hockey) may appreciate the background behind the Soviets indomitable team. Parents should note that it includes a few instances of profanity and a crude gesture and briefly shows war footage and discussions of death and intimidation. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 9 and older.

Amazon Prime: 'God's Not Dead'

The Dove Foundation refers to the film as a powerful and compelling story about one young man who stands up for his beliefs, stating, This movie is a powerful tool to remind every viewer: God is certainly not dead! The film is rated PG for thematic material, brief violence and an accident scene. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 11 and older.

Redbox: 'Into the Woods'

Common Sense Media states that "Into the Woods" highlights the value of teamwork and shows characters (who) tackle moral dilemmas in ways that will resonate with viewers. However, the film is dark and complex and contains an illicit tryst between a couple who are married to others. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 12 and older.

Netflix: 'The Emperor's New Groove'

Parent Previews emphasized the films themes of trust, cooperation and forgiveness between two very different people, stating, If you enjoy the Bugs Bunny cartoons you watched as a child, youll probably like this title and be happy with the lessons it teaches your children. Ok.com recommends the film for viewers ages 5 and older.