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: 1917-06-09 - 1917-06-12
Summary:

On June 9, showing 'The Bride of Mystery,' featuring Lucille Love and Hugo, complete in 3 parts; 'A Page in Life' [sic] in 2 parts, featuring Anna Little and Herbert Rawlinson of the 'Master Key'; also comedies.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1917-06-27 - 1916-06-29
Summary:

From June 27-29, showing two thrilling dramas 'A Race for the Rubies' in 3 parts; 'The Legacy' in 2 parts; also comedies.

3
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1917-06-30 - 1917-07-03
Summary:

On June 30 and for 4 nights only, showing a thrilling drama 'The Hand Society' in 5 parts; also comedies.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-11-09 - 1921-11-11
Summary:

Thomas H. Ince presents Dorothy Dalton in 'Back of the Man,' and Comedies.

5
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-01 - 1922-02-03
Summary:

The Truth Wagon,' and Comedies.

6
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-04 - 1922-02-07
Summary:

John Barrymore in 'Here Comes the Bride,' Charlie Chaplin in 'The Hotel Mix Up,' and various Comedies.

7
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-02-11 - 1922-02-14
Summary:

A Paramount programme, Ina Claire in 'The Pupper Crown,' in 5 parts, with excellent Comedies.

8
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-03-22 - 1922-03-24
Summary:

The Double Standard,' featuring Roy Stewart, 'Hearts and Flour,' 'Thousand a Week,' Comedies and New Screen Magazine.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-07-03 - 1920-07-06
Summary:

Tonight, Ivan Film Productions Inc. presents Paula Shay in 'Forbidden Fruit.' A remarkably tense film play in 6 parts and comedy.

10
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-10-27 - 1920-10-29
Summary:

Marguerite Clark in 'Bab's Burglar,' one of the famous Sub Deb stories by Mary Roberts Rinehart and fine comedies.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-03-30 - 1921-04-01
Summary:

Blanche Sweet in 'Fighting Cressy' in 6 parts and Comedies.

12
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-07-06 - 1921-07-08
Summary:

Universal presents Carmel Myers in 'The Little White Savage,' a most thrilling story in 5 parts, and Fine Comedies.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-07-16 - 1921-07-19
Summary:

Universal presents Elmo Lincoln in 'Under Crimson Skies' in 6 parts. July 16 Remarks: Elmo Lincoln is the celebrated star of 'Tarzan of the Apes,' picture included. There are also comedy and New Screen Magazine.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-07-23 - 1921-07-26
Summary:

Universal-Jewel presents 'Shipwrecked Among Cannibals' in 6 reels and Comedies.

15
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-10-26 - 1921-10-28
Summary:

Charles Ray in 'The Sheriff's Son,' the greatest Western drama in 5 parts, British Gazette and Comedy.

16
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-02-04 - 1920-02-11
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., George Fawcett and Myrtle Stedman in 'The Majesty of the Law,' a Paramount feature in five parts. And comedies.

17
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-18
Summary:

The Tramp' featuring Henry Krauss will be screened tonight at the Victoria Theatre. Pathe's British and American Gazettes are really good this week and comic pictures are worth seeing. A well-known cinema serial 'The Fatal Ring' featuring Pearl White is expected shortly from…

18
Headline: The Cinemas
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-04-15
Summary:

Seats were fully occupied at Victoria and Hongkong Theatre. In the twentieth century the role of a hero is played by a female rather than male and Pearl White fulfils every requirement in the 'Fatal Ring.' Film synopsis included. Many interesting films will be shown in the programme…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-01-10
Summary:

There will be a special matinee at the Hongkong Theatre showing a thrilling drama 'The Fatal Ring' in five parts and various comics.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-09
Summary:

This afternoon at the matinee and the 7.15 performance the 9th and 10th episodes of the serial film 'The Moon Child' will be screened, and tomorrow, 'One of Millions' and 'The Bull's Eye' will be exhibited, and comedies will be shown at intervals.