‘Run Baby Run’ OTT Release Date: RJ Balaji’s Tamil Film ‘Run Baby Run’ to stream on Disney+ Hotstar


  • Run Baby Run received a mixed response
  • Despite not having a novel storyline, the performances of the film were lauded
  • Fans can watch Run Baby Run on Disney+ Hotstar

Over the last few years, RJ Balaji has become a popular name, not only for his presentations on the radio but also for the work he has done in Tamil films. One of these recent releases, Run Baby Run, which received a mediocre response from the critics, has been confirmed by one of the OTT giants

Run Baby Run: OTT Release Details – When and Where to Watch

Presented as an action thriller, Run Baby Run, released in theatres on February 3, 2023. Information regarding the digital rights being given to an OTT giant was released immediately after the release. As per reports, satellite rights have been given to Star Vijay.

Fans will be able to watch Run Baby Run on Disney+ Hotstar. Additional information regarding the digital premiere date and more is yet to be revealed.

Run Baby Run: Cast and Crew

Written and directed by Jiyen Krishnakumar, Run Baby Run stars RJ Balaji, Aishwarya Rajesh, Isha Talwar, Radhika Sarathkumar, Smruti Venkat and many others. The film is produced by S. Lakshman Kumar under Prince Pictures’ banner.

The cinematography of the film was done by Yuva, while Madan did the editing of the film. Sam CS has given the music for the film.

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Run Baby Run: Trailer and Premise

The premise of this investigative thriller is said to be interesting. Sophie, a medical student, has died, creating chaos in the college. Meanwhile, Sathya, a banker, has gotten engaged recently and is on his way to surprise his fiance. On the way to her house, he notices a woman hiding behind his seat in the car, eventually putting him in a catch-22 situation if to ask her about who she is or to stop the car and put himself in danger. What follows are a series of incidents where Sathya has to take a decision, which could either prove to be helpful or a horrible mistake.

The official plot, as shared by the makers, reads, “The movie is set in a template of race against time. The protagonist, a happy-go-lucky guy who assumes a simplistic view of life, is caught in a myriad of plot twists.”

Run Baby Run: Reviews

Critics and the audience gave a mixed response to Run Baby Run. Reviewers mentioned that the film has the potential to keep one engaged; however, it misses this aspect in several moments, where the audience is forced to think otherwise in the situation portrayed on the screen. A similar storyline has been presented before in the film; however, some twists in the Run Baby Run could appear interesting to the audience. Despite not being a novel concept, the film has been presented well with impressive performances from the cast.

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Run Baby Run: IMDb Rating

As of February 5, 2023, users on IMDb have given Run Baby Run, a rating of 8.6/10


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