'Happy New Year' which was released three weeks ago has earned over 75 lakhs on its third Monday at the box-office. Compared to the previous earnings, this Monday has been considerably low, which means that 'The Shaukeens' has a good chance of earning this week. Making approximately 2 crores at the box-office, Abhishek Sharma's remake of the 1982 release 'Shaukeen' has performed decently well at the box office.
'Happy New Year' broke records on its opening day and went on to earn wonderfully at the box-office in the weeks that followed. This film directed by Farah Khan is expected to make to cross the 200 crores mark at the end of the week as the current total amounts to Rs.174 crores nett. With an ensemble star cast of Shahrukh Khan, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Deepika Padukone, Sonu Sood, Jackie Shroff and Vivaan Shah, this film received flak from the critics but managed to impress the family audiences.
Starring Lisa Haydon, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra and Anupam Kher, this film was directed by Abhishek Sharma. Akshay Kumar made an extended cameo appearance in this film, increasing its star power and pulling his fans to watch it. The film's earnings mainly depend on a positive word of mouth. 'The Shaukeens' is expected to earn over 19-20 crores at the end of the week.