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PG In Theaters 05/7/2010 , 79min.
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Critic score based on 33 reviews

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October 18, 2010
nicely done. the team has gone to a lot of trouble in making this, as is evident throughout. stunning scenery too. worth watching on a sunday afternoon.
July 04, 2010
I don't understand what was "hippie" about the way Hattie was being raised? I thought she was being raised as most progressive Amerrican couples aspire to raise their infants today, who wouldn't want to be the child of those well prepared, well balanced mature parents? . I am a 52 year old Grandmother and volunteer child advocate I found the movie to be utterly compelling. I found it
June 15, 2010
I saw this movie with my daughter and her husband. We loved it. We spent the rest of the day talking about it. I loved the contrast between the cultures. It made me think about how concerned I was about just about EVERYTHING when my babies were little. This movie points out that babies grow, learn, survive, etc in many different lifestyles and climates. You could easily take 4 babies in the
June 05, 2010
This Movie is worth seiing.
May 25, 2010
I'm a 42yr old felmale who saw Babies with my daughter & her female friend both 10 yrs old. The USA baby Hattie IS NOT RAISED like USA babies. Hippy babies maybe, just not most babies. Movie was (okay) kind of boring. My daughter & her friend liked the babies & that was it. The naked people in the movie are part of life & didn't bother us. Bottom line, I thaught it WAS NOT worth the amont of

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Babies is refreshing in its methods, impressive in its scope and remarkable in its immediacy. That said, it's also an occasionally frustrating documentary that deprives the viewer of the comforts of exposition and cultural context. Full Review
A.O. Scott
The New York Times
But Babies just might restore your faith in our perplexing, peculiar and stubbornly lovable species. Full Review
Ann Hornaday
Washington Post
A mesmerizing and weirdly manipulative experience. Full Review
Betsy Sharkey
Los Angeles Times
The result is irresistible and possibly infectious. Full Review
Bill Goodykoontz
Arizona Republic
An enjoyable movie, in many ways a beautiful movie to look at. One only wishes he'd been a little more ambitious. Full Review

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