"Audience while going to watch Kalank - 'Baaki sab first class hai'. Audience after watching Kalank: 'Sab ka sab third class hai'," wrote one user.
Another wrote: "Audience after watching Kalank. Tabah ho gaye."
Comparisons have been made of the scale and vibe of the film with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's brand of cinema.
But in one Twitter review, a user wrote: "When Karan Johar wants to become Sanjay Leela Bhansali, outcome is disaster."