1,700 Blockbuster stores hang in the balance in lease extension filing

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1,700 Blockbuster stores hang in the balance in lease extension filing.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2011/04/FcAO3N.jpg[/newsimage]Former movie and video game rental giant Blockbuster struggled for years to compete in a changing marketplace. Last September that struggle finally caught up with the company: it declared bankruptcy. Blockbuster's recent acquisition by Dish Network, however, gave the crippled company a new lease on life -- even as 1,700 stores potentially lay on the chopping block. A new request by the company is asking for one simple thing to help decide the fate of those stores: time.


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