Countless film features have been shown here with Norma Talmadge in the starring role. This is perfectly true of 'The Wonderful Thing,' a First National picture directed by Herbert Brenon. Harrison Ford is also in the film and there is also the novelty of a real American society leader in the cast, in the person of Julia Hoyt. 'The Wonderful Thing' will be on view at the Coronet Theatre till tomorrow, Wednesday. Described by unbiased critics as the Ellen Terry of the screen, Mae Marsh is the star in the Goldwyn feature 'The Face in the Dark,' which opens at the Queen's tonight and will be shown till Thursday. Hongkong remembers 'Intolerance' and 'The Birth of a Nation,' and in doing so theatre patrons will recall the part played in these two red-letter plays by Mae Marsh. Miss Marsh appears with all her tenderness, and with something approaching the art of Conan Doyle. She is supported by Alec B. Francis and Niles Welch.
The Cinemas: Norma Talmadge at the Coronet
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The Wonderful Thing (View more)
Jacqueline Laurentine Boggs, the daughter of an American hog farmer, is schooled in France and comes to stay with an English family. There she brings a dose of reality to her snobby hosts.
The Face in the Dark (View more)
Tom Bret (titles)
Jane Ridgeway, the daughter of retired Secret Service man Charles Ridgeway, has inherited her father's knack for solving crimes and puts her talent to work when her sweetheart, Richard ...
The Birth of a Nation (View more)
Thomas Dixon Jr. (adapted from his novel: "The Clansman: An Historical Romance of the Ku Klux Klan")
The Stoneman family finds its friendship with the Camerons affected by the Civil War, both fighting in opposite armies. The development of the war in their lives plays through to Lincoln's assassination and the birth of the Ku Klux Klan.
Coronet Theatre (View more)
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Queen's Theatre (View more)
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