Krrish 3 - External Reviews

wogma rating: Watch when on TV (?) - unless you are a Hrithik Roshan fan, no rating applies to you, does it?
quick review:

Tiny surprises - some good, some bad. Less good, more bad. Even the keen, should wait for the DVD release.



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34 reviewers have given Krrish 3 an average rating of 2.4/5.0 (?)

9 yays
10 nays
15 so-so

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Thumbs down by Baradwaj Rangan, Blogical Conclusion, The New Sunday Express ...Besides, who’s going to sit seriously through a climactic showdown where superhero and supervillain clash in front of a Bollywood Hungama banner?... full review

Thumbs down by Bobby Singh, Bobby Talks ...KRRISH 3 is certainly not a thorough entertainer at all as projected. It begins well but then has nothing significant to offer in terms of thrill, emotions or enjoyable moments right till the climax, unexpectedly. Also, I couldn’t find the good old entertaining, visionary director Rakesh Roshan, anywhere in the film to say the least.... full review

So-So by Shalu Dhyani, Bolly Spice ...This is not the path-breaking film it could have been but worth a watch for its technical finesse. If nothing else, you will surely come back mesmerised by Ms. Ranaut’s shimmering charms... full review

Thumbs up by Taran Adarsh, Bollywood Hungama ...On the whole, KRRISH-3 has the ingredients that make a splendid superhero film, besides being Rakesh Roshan's most accomplished work so far... full review

So-So by Prathamesh Jadhav, Bollywood Life ...Krrish 3 is a sincere attempt to raise the bar of superhero movies in India, but it has eventually turned out to be an indulgent affair that can keep kids (and Hrithik Roshan’s ardent fans) entertained over the long Diwali weekend.... full review

Thumbs down by Siddhi Palande, BookmyShow ... Even with all the Bollywood masala, the film lacks originality and the superhero appeal. ... full review

Thumbs up Daily Bhaskar ... Krrish 3 is visually stunning, emotionally engrossing ... full review

So-So by Suparna Sharma, Deccan Chronicle ...Krrish, meanwhile, can’t keep a job because the world is always putting itself in harm’s way, and he has to drop everything to save it... full review

So-So by Ameetbhuvan, Desi Martini ...For a movie that endorses EVERYTHING under the sun it does a pretty bad job supporting assisted birth technologies and bone marrow donation ... full review

So-So by Nikhil Arora, Desi Martini ... Krrish 3 is an uninteresting superhero film with little sense of fun ... full review

So-So by Smita, Desi Martini ... A story with lots of action but not enough fun. Takes its goodness too seriously. ... full review

Thumbs down by aneela.zeb.b, Desi Martini ...For a movie that endorses EVERYTHING under the sun it does a pretty bad job supporting assisted birth technologies and bone marrow donation... full review

Thumbs up by Sarita Tanwar, DNA ...This is the kind of film one can unabashedly enjoy for what it is. Go on, indulge the superhero fan in you.... full review

Thumbs down by Deepa Deosthalee , Film Impressions ...Mention must be made of the humungous Krrish statue that the local politician installs as a token of appreciation for his vigilance. ... full review

So-So by Suprateek Chatterjee, FirstPost ...Rakesh Roshan owes the success off the Krrish series to kids like her and to be fair, he hasn’t taken the fan following enjoyed by his son Hrithik and the franchise lightly ... full review

So-So by FPJ Bureau, Free Press Journal ...Combine that with Rakesh Roshan’s flair for highly-strung drama and it’s just about likeable... full review

So-So by Ravi Kandala, ...The attempt to create an Indian superhero is absolutely laudable, but Rakesh Roshan packs enough gore and cleavage to make the movie unsuitable for children.... full review

Thumbs up by Martin D'Souza, ...Take a bow Rakesh Roshan. The technology used is brilliant and the overall product is awesome. ... full review

Thumbs up by Anupama Chopra, Hindustan Times ...Krrish 3 isn’t a patch on the best superhero films made in Hollywood but it is a step forward for Bollywood. ... full review

Thumbs down by Suhani Singh, india today ...The film's attempts to be path-breaking in special effects and production design ring hollow especially when towards the end in a clear sign to continue the franchise, Krishna has a son. After all a Bollywood superheroine is not cool, right? ... full review

So-So by Faheem Ruhani , india today ...Krrish 3 may not be a sci-fi flick of Hollywood standards yet it has enough to offer for it to be a one-time watch with your kids. It has a superhero with enough Bollywood trappings if that's how we'd like him to be. ... full review

Thumbs down by Shubhra Gupta, indian express ...Krrish 3' is a superhero film. It is also a throwback to the creaky family entertainers Bollywood used to make.... full review

Thumbs up Indicine ...Does Krrish 3 justify the hype and anticipation? Yes. Does it have any flaws? Yes, but they are very minor flaws and can be easily overlooked because of the high dose of entertainment it offers in regular intervals... full review

Thumbs down by Mohar Basu, koimoi ...The lack of novelty is gravely dissatisfactory as the film has absolutely nothing to flaunt except their gusto to try something spirited of this magnitude!... full review

Thumbs down by Shubha Shetty-Saha, MiD DAY ...n a nutshell, 'Krrish 3' is the kind of film that keeps you entertained and holding your breath because of the sheer absurdity of it all.... full review

So-So by Jaidev Hemmady, Movie Talkies ...Though the special effects are good enough and Krrish 3 has a real ‘desi’ flavour, for those who have seen Hollywood superhero flicks, Krrish 3 might not seem so impressive.f... full review

So-So by Divya Solgama, MoviezADDA ... Well this movie might not be a great entertainer but will be a great treat for all the kids over this festive season and is much better than many of recent so called masala blockbuster entertainers like 'Chennai Express', 'Ra.One', 'Bodyguard', 'Son Of Sardar' & many more.... full review

So-So by Saibal Chatterjee, NDTV ...Hrithik Roshan, on his part, breezes through the multiple personas with the requisite zest and conviction.... full review

So-So by Mansha Rastogi, Now ...Krrish 3, in summation, scores top marks for the visuals but takes serious beatings in the story and hence ends up disappointing you. ... full review

Thumbs down by Sonia Chopra, Sify Movies ...Loud, violent, and utterly lacking in soul - I cannot recommend Krrish 3. I just can't. ... full review

Thumbs up by K N Gupta, ...Overall, 'Krrish 3' is a great entertainer and a Diwali bonanza for sure!... full review

Thumbs up by Subhash K. Jha, Star Blockbuster ... At last we have India’s first truly global super-hero film. Hrithik Roshan slices through the sky skillfully weaving through the emotions and drama and adventure to create a complete entertainer ... full review

Thumbs up by Madhureeta Mukherjee, Times of India ...The songs are slightly disappointing and background score (Salim-Sulaiman) is good, but unable to amp up the magnitude of the film.... full review

So-So by Aparna Mudi, ZEENEWS.COM ...Want to watch Krrish? Go ahead if you love Bollywood in all its corny finery. If you are a comic book buff and have watched all that Hollywood has had to offer, you may like to steer clear.... full review