SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): June 1, 2021
AMC ENTERTAINMENT HOLDINGS, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction of||(Commission File Number)||(IRS Employer Identification|
One AMC Way
11500 Ash Street, Leawood, KS 66211
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol||Name of each exchange on which|
|Class A common stock||AMC||New York Stock Exchange|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
Emerging growth company ¨
If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ¨
Item 8.01 Other Events.
As previously announced, on June 1, 2021, AMC Entertainment Holdings, Inc. (the “Company”) sold 8,500,000 shares of its Class A common stock (the “Shares”) to Mudrick Capital Management, LP. A copy of the legal opinion relating to the validity of the Shares sold to Mudrick is filed as Exhibit 5.1 to this Current Report on Form 8-K and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits
|5.1||Opinion of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.|
|104||Cover Page Interactive Data File. The cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the inline XBRL document (contained in Exhibit 101).|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, hereunto duly authorized.
|AMC ENTERTAINMENT HOLDINGS, INC.|
|Date: June 1, 2021||By:||/s/ Sean D. Goodman|
|Sean D. Goodman|
|Executive Vice President and|
|Chief Financial Officer|