Shivaay has lagged behind the Ranbir Kapoor starrer Ae Dil Hai Mushkil on domestic as well as overseas box office. But received very positive reviews from viewers and most of the critics. These favorable reactions generated strong word of mouth about the movie and made it to earn well.
The clash is touted to be biggest clash at the box office this year. Even before Ae Dil Hai Mushkil and Shivaay opened on the Diwali weekend, the audience had picked their side. Both films performed consistently well until the release of Doctor Strange as result the box office collection saw a minor dip during the second weekend. The film is also eyeing at soon collecting 100 crores nett at the domestic box office.
In the second week, due to new noticeable release it remained steady opposite to adjacently released Karan Johar’s directorial Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Shivaay minted the amount of 17.09 crores in its second weekend, whereas ADHM registered 16.96 crores. In weekdays, Ajay Devgn’s directorial faced usual drop and done the business of 2.50 crores on Monday, 1.90 crore on Tuesday, 0.80 crore on Wednesday and 0.70 crore on Thursday.
On third Friday, Shivaay witnessed lesser audience in theaters than previous day and added the amount of 0.65 crore to its account. With this, its 15 days domestic total has become 94.05 crores*.