Fans walk out of theatres as 'Kalank' fails to impress

Published: April 20, 2019
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Karan Johar’s mega-budget multi-starrer Kalank may have registered 2019’s biggest opening day collection, but viewers are taking to social media to criticise the film. By now, there is a sea of memes making fun of it.

Critics and audiences alike called out Kalank for being a visual treat but lacking soul and depth.

PHOTO: ALIA BHATT/INSTAGRAM

PHOTO: ALIA BHATT/INSTAGRAM

Taran Adarsh, a trade analyst, call it a “disappointment.”He shared, “Kalank doesn’t live up to the expectations. Writing, music, length play spoilsport. Few dramatic portions work. Second half engaging in parts. Good climax. Varun, Alia, Madhuri, Aditya, Kunal Kemmu top notch.”

Another user Amit Tandon wrote, “Kalank is the first movie that I have walked out of. On a star-based rating, I would give this movie a blackhole.”

Sumit Kadel called film a visual treat but said it lacked soul. “Kalank is a GARGANTUAN  DISAPPOINTMENT. The film is a visual spectacle which lacks soul and has odious screenplay, lousy writing, confused characterisation. Director and writers had no clue about what is happening in the film and why. Kalank is a tortuous affair,” he tweeted.

“Absolute waste of time. Please don’t watch. Only thing to see is the glamour and nice dresses of Alia. Movie is with full of errors, bit of story, no depth,” a user, Isha Shree, wrote.

Others had similar thoughts:

Danish wrote, “Lives up to its name. Slow, monotonous, no screenplay, weak storyline. Flop chemistry.”

Twitter had a field day as the social media was flooded with memes. Here are few rib-tickling reaction on how film failed to impress the audience:

According to IMDb, Kalank managed only a 2.7 rating out of 10, based on feedback of over 2,300 viewers.

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  • Bunny Rabbit
    Apr 20, 2019 - 5:30PM

    Too many faces, too many props , too much grandeur ,too much opulence does this to any movie . Recommend

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