A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-05-23 - 1919-05-31
Summary:

The most stupendous attraction ever offered: 'Tarzan of the Apes' to be followed by 'The Romance of Tarzan.' May 24 remarks: 'Tarzan of the Apes' by Edgar Rice Burroughs. May 28 remarks: Film plot included.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-05-26 - 1919-05-31
Summary:

Tonight, 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Price details included. Booking at Robinson's.

3
Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-06-02 - 1919-06-05
Summary:

The Romance of Tarzan,' the concluding chapters of 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Jun 2 remarks: Booking at Robinson's. Price details included.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-07-30 - 1919-07-31
Summary:

F. Marshall Sanderson will present on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. D. W. Griffith's colossal spectacle 'Intolerance'. The picture that has all the stars: Lillian Gish, Constance Talmadge, Bessie Love, Miriam Cooper and Elmo Lincoln (Tarzan). Sir Herbert Tree - Douglas Fairbanks -…

5
Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-07-01 - 1919-07-01
Summary:

Tonight, 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Price and schedule details included. Booking at Robinson's.

6
Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-07-07 - 1919-07-07
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Romance of Tarzan,' being the concluding chapters of 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Popular Prices. Booking at Robinson's.

7
Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-05-05 - 1920-05-07
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Lure of Heart's Desire' in 5 parts. '$500 or Bust!,' Pathe News and the Royal Hawaiian Quartette. At 7.15 p.m., 'Elmo the Mighty' episodes 1 and 2.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-01-26 - 1920-01-28
Summary:

Tonight till Thursday, 'A Modern Lorelei!' Lovely scenery! Beautiful girls! Booking at Theatre. January 28 remarks: 7.15 p.m. 'Tarzan of the Apes.'

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-11-08 - 1919-11-11
Summary:

Hongkong's favourite cinema star Nazimova in 'Toys of Fate.' Booking at Robinson's. November 10 remarks: Ever better than 'Revelation.' Matinee: The 'Tarzan' story complete in 15 reels. November 10 remarks: 'Tarzan of the Apes' and 'The…

10
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-05-26 - 1919-05-31
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Prices: 5.15 p.m., $1 and 60 cents; 9.15 p.m., $2 and $1. Booking at Robinson's. May 26 Remarks: Another ad. on page 8. Picture included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-05-24 - 1919-05-24
Summary:

Enid Markey in 'Tarzan of the Apes,' whom you fell in love with in 'The Yankee Way.' Picture included.

12
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-05-24 - 1919-05-24
Summary:

The most stupendous attraction ever offered, 'Tarzan of the Apes' to be followed immediately by 'The Romance of Tarzan.'

13
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-05-29 - 1919-05-29
Summary:

If not, why not? Don't leave it till Saturday when everyone wants to go. Come tonight.

14
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-06-30 - 1919-07-01
Summary:

June 30th and July 1st at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'Tarzan of the Apes.' 5.15 p.m., 60 cents and 30 cents; 9.15 p.m., $1.00 and 60 cents. Usual concession to soldiers and sailors. Booking (for 9.15 p.m.) at Robinson's.

15
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-07-07 - 1919-07-08
Summary:

July 7th and 8th, 1919 at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Romance of Tarzan,' being the concluding chapters of 'Tarzan of the Apes.' Popular prices. Booking at Robinson's.

16
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-11-10 - 1919-11-10
Summary:

‘Even better than 'Revelation'' was Saturday night's big audience's verdict on Nazimova in 'Toys of Fate.' Showing tonight at the Coronet at 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m. Grand holiday's matinee, today at 2.15 p.m., the 'Tarzan' story complete in 15…

17
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-11-10 - 1919-11-10
Summary:

Today's holiday programme at 2.15 p.m., 'Tarzan of the Apes' and 'The Romance of Tarzan.' 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., Nazimova in 'Toys of Fate.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-01-26 - 1920-01-28
Summary:

Tonight till Thursday at 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'A Modern Lorelei.' Usual prices. Booking at theatre. Picture included. January 28 Remarks: 7.15 p.m., 'Tarzan of the Apes.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-01-29 - 1920-01-29
Summary:

Tonight only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Norma Talmadge in 'De Luxe Annie.' At 7.15 p.m., 'Tarzan of the Apes.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-05-24
Summary:

The wide success commanded by Edgar Burroughs' story 'Tarzan and the Apes' [sic] has encouraged the National Film Corporation to make a long step forward in its enterprises by reproducing the story on the screen. The film has since fully justified its existence, and the money it…