The Shaukeens scored comparatively low on its first Monday. The film collected 2.75 crores on its fourth day in India. This Akshay Kumar film now stands with a total collection of 20.75 crores nett at the domestic box office.
The film received mixed responses from the critics. While the film was expected to fare well on positive word of mouth, it did not benefit much from it.
Thanks to Akshay Kumar and his fan following, the film received decent responses at the multiplexes. One of the main obstacles for the film has been the Hollywood release Interstellar which has taken over the multiplex audience in metros.