A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1899-12-23 - 1899-12-30
Summary:

Commencing at 9 p.m. on the 26th, 28th & 30th, Xylophone & Kinematograph Entertainment. Mme. Meranda and Little Lilly in their clever Xylophone and Zither and Comic Violin Entertainments.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-08-05
Summary:

A Queen's Love' is shown at the Victoria Theatre. It is a perfect study and the scene shown at the Persian Garden Fete is striking. The drama is sustained by celebrated Pathe players Mile Robinne, M. Alexandre, M. Signoret and Mme Massart.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-01
Summary:

The magnificent drama 'Tinsel' played by Mme. Robine of the French Comedy Co., is to be screened at the matinee performance today at the Hongkong Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-05-16
Summary:

The Spirit of France' in five parts is now screening and it is a story of love, featuring Pathe's star Raphael Dufios and Mme. Jane Hading. The final episodes of 'The Fatal Ring' will be shown next Friday.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-23
Summary:

The management desires to inform the public that, owing to the late arrival of steamers, there will be no 'Moon Child' episodes shown this week. Paramount's 'The Explorer,' featuring Lou Tellegen, will be screened tomorrow. Mme. Sarah Bernhart, makes her debut as a…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-11-13
Summary:

The special production will be revealed at the Coronet on Sunday next. Mme. Nazimova is seen as the star in this production, 'Eye for Eye,' a story based on Henry Kistemaeker's drama. The cast included Charles Bryant, Donald Gallagher, Sally Crute and E. L. Fernandez.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-08-08
Summary:

Star Theatre is going to host M. and Mme. Alixeeff [sic] for a three nights session of classic dancing. The entertainment will be assisted by the screening of 'Boots' featuring Dorothy Gish.

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Headline: Star Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-08
Summary:

An artistic programme of classical dances was given by the Russian artistes, M. and Mme. Alixieff at the Star Theatre last night. It is stated that they drew crowded house nightly at the Lyric Theatre at Manila, and a second engagement was sought by the Empire Theatre. Besides, 'Boots,…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-02-24 - 1923-02-24
Summary:

Today at 5.30 p.m. and tomorrow at 6 p.m., Prof. Eruch assisted by Mme. Edna will perform. At 9.15 p.m., 'Mrs. Wiggs of the Cabbage Patch.' Sunday at 9.15 p.m., 'Little Women.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-23
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-26
Summary:

Polish violinist M. Leopold Premyslav will be giving two concerts at the Star Theatre under the patronage of H. E. Governor. Mme Eugenie Premyslav plays the cello and Mr. Harry Ore the piano. Programme list of the first of the two concerts is given.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-26
Summary:

The following is the programme for the first of the two concerts which the celebrated Polish violinist M. Leopold Premyslav is giving in the Star Theatre under the patronage of H. E. the Governor. Mme Eugenie Premyslav plays the cello and Mr. Harry Ore the piano. Programme included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-09 - 1925-04-27
Summary:

Mme Kelvey takes pleasure in presenting her talented pupils in song, classical, clog, character, etc. April 29th at 5.30 p.m., May 1st at 9.15 p.m. April 24 to 27 Remarks: Booking now open at Moutrie's and Star Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-04-18
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-18
Summary:

A group of noted character actors and a dozen New York society men and girls whose fortunes run into millions, appear in 'The Rejected Woman,' the Distinctive Pictures' Production which will be seen at the World Theatre for four days' run. Alma Rubens, Conrad Nagel and…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-07 - 1925-05-13
Summary:

Starting today, Goldwyn presents Hugo Ballin's production of 'Vanity Fair' by Thackeray, with Mabel Ballin, as Becky Sharp, supported by Hobart Bosworth as Lord Steyne. Illustration included. May 9 Remarks: Today till Monday 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., an interesting comedy made in…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-05-09 - 1925-05-13
Summary:

Today till Wednesday at 5.15 and 9.15, 'Vanity Fair' with Mabel Ballin, Hobart Bosworth and others. Starting Thursday next, Mme. and Mons. Dorros, the world's famous singers and dancers in their wonderful songs and dances. Also Eugene O'Brien in 'Worlds Apart.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-11 - 1925-05-13
Summary:

Today till Wednesday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'Vanity Fair' with Mabel Ballin, Hobart Bosworth and others. Starting Thursday next, Mme. And Mons. Dorros, world's famous singers and dancers in their wonderful songs and dances. Also Eugene O'Brien in 'Worlds Apart.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-13
Summary:

Commencing tomorrow, World Theatre will be staging Mme. and Mons. Dorris. The artists have appeared with success in Australia recently.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-14 - 1925-05-16
Summary:

Today and tomorrow 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Mme. And Mons. Dorros in their wonderful act. Also Eugene O'Brien in 'Worlds Apart.' Starting Sunday 17th, William Fox presents 'The Eleventh Hour.' Picture or illustration included. May 16 Remarks: On page 11 and 14, showing also…