As of 2015, "Krrish" has a 6.3 rating out of 10 on IMDB from more than 11,000 ratings. The critics aggregated on Rotten Tomatoes give "Krrish" has a rating of 100 percent. The Metacritic aggregate score is 68 out of 100.
The Rotten Tomato rating is only based upon seven critics while the Metacritic rating is only based upon four. Laura Kern of the New York Times says the movie nicely mixes romance, show-stopping action and science fiction. The consensus between most critics is that the movie is a fun and light action movie. The 6.3 IMDB is slightly below the average rating of all films on IMDB of 6.6.