Deccan Chronicle  Given its premise, some might say it’s old wine in a new bottle. But this bottle’s certainly a keeper….Full Review by Kusumita Das
    Rediff  Citylights is a must watch…Full Review by Suparn Verma
    nowrunning  This film soaks you in, and refuses to leave you much after you have left the theater….Full Review by Noyon Jyoti Parasara
    The Times of India  Citylights’ performances glow. Rao is actually breath-taking in the quietest way, playing a man so simple, you feel his innocence….Full Review by Srijana Mitra Das
    Indian Express  Film that moves you intermittently…Full Review by Shubhra Gupta
    hindustantimes  Still, Citylights is persuasive. And it will hit you harder if you haven’t seen the original….Full Review by Anupama Chopra
    The Hindu  A decent, harmless but toothless remake of the brilliant Filipino film Metro Manila…Full Review by Sudhish Kamath
    IBNLive  Not a bad film by any measure, but it does feel repetitive and long…Full Review by Rajeev Masand