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: 1917-03-12 - 1917-03-14
Summary:

On Mar 15, the final episode of 'Greed'; 'Pathe's Gazette,' 'War Pictures'; comics: Chaplin, & Keystone; on Mar 16, 'Salombo,' sequel to 'Quo Vadis,' don't miss this great film.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-03-26 - 1921-03-26
Summary:

Saturday, March 26th, last performance of 'In Old Kentucky.' Sunday, March 27th, Guazzoni (producer of 'Quo Vadis') presents 'The Sack of Rome.' Remarks: The ads didn't mention the theatre's name, surmised from other ads.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-05-28 - 1923-05-30
Summary:

Norma Talmadge in 'Smilin' Through.' Price details included. May 28 Remarks: Another ad. on page 4.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-05-31 - 1923-05-31
Summary:

The Coronet: Today till Sat. at 2.15, 5.15, 7.15 & 9.15 p.m., Norma Talmadge in 'Smilin' Through.' The Star: Today till Sat. at 5.30 & 9.15 p.m., Viola Dana in 'Puppets of Fate,' Shanghai Races and The Star Boarder.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-06-01 - 1923-06-02
Summary:

Today & tomorrow, last two nights of 'Smilin' Through.' June 2 Remarks: 'Smilin' Through' is with Norma Talmadge. Tomorrow at 6, 7.30 & 9.15, Mildred Harris in 'Old Dad.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-06-16 - 1923-06-16
Summary:

The Coronet: Tonight only, Katherine MacDonald in Robert W. Chambers' greatest novel, 'The Turning Point,' The B. A. T. Coy's Snappy News Reel, and Century Comedy. Commencing Tomorrow, Mary Pickford in 'The Love Light,' a United Artists super attraction.…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-10-24 - 1924-10-28
Summary:

Commencing today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.20 p.m., Mary Pickford in 'Tess of the Storm Country.' Special musical setting at ordinary prices. October 24 Remarks: Another ad. on page 4. Illustration included. October 28 Remarks: Commencing tomorrow, Betty Compson, Conway Tearle and Anna…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-01 - 1924-11-01
Summary:

Sunday, Nov. 2nd., the Italian Grand Opera Co. with 60 artists. Matinee at 3 p.m., Rigoletto. Night at 9.15 p.m., Trovatore. Monday only, Mary Pickford in 'Tess of the Storm Country.' Tuesday & Wednesday, Norma Talmadge in 'Ashes of Vengeance.' Thursday to Saturday,…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-03 - 1924-11-03
Summary:

The Coronet: Today & tomorrow, Lionel Barry More [sic] in 'The Face in the Fog,' supported by Seena Owen and Lowell Sherman. The Star: Tuesday only, Mary Pickford in 'Tess of the Storm Country,' with special musical setting.

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-01-10 - 1925-01-14
Summary:

Norma Talmadge in her latest picture 'Within the Law' from the famous American play by Bayard Veiller. The Versatile Four performs. January 12 remarks: 'Within the Law,' this famous American drama is fourth in Norma's new series of super specials which commenced with…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-06-06 - 1925-06-09
Summary:

Today and tomorrow at 9.15, H. M. S. Durban presents the 'Pantaloonatics' by kind permission of Captain J. C. Hamilton, R. N. Prices $2 and $1. At 5.30 p.m., Bert Lytell in Sir Gilbert Parker's 'Right of Way.' June 6 Remarks: On page 4, another ad. on '…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-06-10 - 1925-06-10
Summary:

Today for one day only, Norma Talmadge in 'Smilin' Through.' Tomorrow, Friday and Saturday, June 11th to 13th, 'The Silent Command.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1918-01-21
Summary:

This afternoon, at 5.15, the Victoria Theatre has a big attraction, for 'Quo Vadis?' is to be screened. This magnificent picture is in seven parts. For tonight, there is a splendid programme, including the third and fourth episodes of 'The Great Secret,' as well as Pathe…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-03-28
Summary:

The performances at the Coronet yesterday were signalised by capacity houses who immensely enjoyed 'The Sack of Rome,' produced by the author of 'Quo Vadis?' the film sustains the claims made for it as being a beautiful spectacular panorama of Rome under the temporal power of…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-06-16
Summary:

From tomorrow onwards, Star Theatre is going to screen 'Smilin' Through' featuring Norma Talmadge. The film is a screen version of an American stage play.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-10-27
Summary:

World Theatre has secured Clara Kimball Young's 'Mid-Channel' as a feature attraction. Coronet Theatre is showing Mary Pickford's 'Tess of the Storm Country.' 'Tess' will give place to 'The Rustle of Silk,' featuring Conway Tearle, on Wednesday.…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1913-11-08
Summary:

Messrs Ramos and Co. have secured some of the best and latest of cinema productions at the Victoria, which are meeting with great success. In the near future two fine films are promised, 'Quo Vadis,' and another will be advertised later.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1914-02-06
Summary:

Yesterday, a private view of the wonderful cinematograph picture 'Quo Vadis?' was given to members of the press by the management of the Victoria Theatre which is showing this film for the week commencing on Monday next. The story of Sienkiewicz is well-known. The film takes about two…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1914-02-12
Summary:

The film 'Quo Vadis?' has attracted and is attracting many people in the Victoria Theatre. The show will run till Sunday night. On Monday next, the Sister Colliers will again appear on the stage and dance. The theatre has been undergoing some repairs. Messrs. Ramos, Ramos & Co. are…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-03-15