According to reports coming in the makers of Ajay Devgn starrer 'Shivaay' have decided to shorten the film by almost 12 minutes this was done in order to make the film more pacey. This move ensures more shows for 'Shivaay' at cinema screens. Reports suggest a good 10-12 mins of the film have been chopped off. However, speaking to a daily, the makers of the film let in that the running time of the film has been reduced by 7 mins only. The makers said that they received tremendous response from theatres across India, the distributors reached out to them and requested them to adjust the length to better suit the timings. Buzz is, Shivaay has barely managed Rs 25 crore in its first three days which is not even 25 per cent if its estimated and reported cost. A source from the film unit says, "After Shivaay's initial shows, the distributors felt the length was a tad too long. They felt if he tightened it, there could be more shows packed in a day. On Saturday, it was conveyed to the makers with a request to edit it to enhance the viewing experience. Ajay Devgn agreed as it was for the benefit of cine-goers. He immediately got going and deleted some scenes."