Movie Gallery, Inc. (2007)


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $3,169 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $1,438 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 41,400
  • Sub-industry: 78 Motion Pictures
  • Place of incorporation: DE
  • Court for city of headquarters: AL Montgomery
  • In business at filing? yes

Chapter 11 case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Kirkland Ellis
  • Date of filing: 10/16/2007
  • Court district of filing: VA ED
  • Court city of filing: Richmond
  • Case number: 07-33849
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Forum Shop

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • §363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? yes
  • Plan type: prenegotiated

  • Disposition status: confirmed
  • Date of disposition: 4/10/2008
  • Judge at disposition: Douglas O. Tice Jr.
  • Days from filing to disposition: 177

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? Company emerged
  • Did firm refile? emerged 5 years, refiled

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