Starring : Samantha AKkineni, Naga Shaurya, Rajendraprasad, Lakshmi
Director : B. V. Nandini Reddy
Producers : D. Suresh Babu, Sunitha Tati
Music Director : Mickey J. Meyer
Release Date : 5th July 2019
BV Nandini Reddy's directorial venture Oh Baby starring Samantha Akkineni, Naga Shaurya, Lakshmi and Rajendra Prasad, is a remake of the South Korean film Miss Granny. Finally, the movie has hit the theatres today on 5th July. Let’s see the story of Oh Baby.
70 years old Baby ( Lakshmi ) is a foul-mouthed, stubborn and shameless lady. She has a difficult relationship with her daughter-in-law. She was forced to leave the house but she finds herself transported to the body of a 20-year-old girl (Samantha) when she comes out of the studio. What happens next, form the rest of the story.
·Second half lengthy
Samantha Akkineni carries the weight of Oh baby on her shoulders. Her performance is highlighted in the movie. Oh Baby has a cheerful, fun-filled, lighter vein act from Samantha Akkineni. The beautiful actress has perfected the bubbly act. The small emotional moments are also well covered. Naga Shaurya has a decent role. Jagapathi Babu as God is good. Lakshmi, Rajendra Prasad, Rao Ramesh, Teja Sajja and Pragathi have equally done well.
Despite being a remake, the plus point Oh Baby is that the movie carries is the refreshing plot it offers. The music of Oh baby given by Mickey J Mayer is good. The background score is pleasing. The cinematography is exquisite. The movie bears a vibrant and glossy look throughout. The editing is ok.
Overall, Oh Baby is a good film and will appeal more to the family audience.