One of the local cinematograph theatres has been screening a film founded on a novel by Gabriele D' Annunzio. The manufacturers tend to produce morbidly sensational novels rather than dramatised or photographic representations of recognised plays. When Victor Hugo's 'Les Miserables' was shown in Hongkong, people went by the hundred, and sat for hours, to watch it; and the same thing happened when 'The Three Musketeers,' 'The Last Days of Pompeii,' etc. were screened.
Novels at the Cinematograph
Film Projector / Film(s)
Les Miserables (View more)
Victor Hugo (novel)
The Three Musketeers (View more)
Alexandre Dumas (by: "The Three Musketeers")
The young Gascon D'Artagnan arrives in Paris, his heart set on joining the king's Musketeers. He is taken under the wings of three of the most respected and feared Musketeers, Porthos, ...
The Last Days of Pompeii (View more)
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