A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: Bijou
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1913-03-08 - 1913-03-11
Summary:

Tonight at 9.15, all new pictures, dramas and comics; The Latest News (Pathe Gazettes); performance by Bonetta and Stephano; next week, 'Les Miserables' (from the world story of Victor Hugo) will be produced at the Victoria Theatre.

2
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1917-02-21 - 1917-02-23
Summary:

Performance by Halanai; a very interesting drama 'A Vow' in 4 parts; 'Duty Verus Conscience' in 2 parts; war, graphic and comics.

3
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-09 - 1918-01-11
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Gray Ghost' 7th and 8th episodes in 4 parts. Comedies: 'Run on the Bank' and 'A Berth Scandal.' Saturday, 12th January, see next episodes of 'The Gray Ghost.'

4
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-01-30 - 1918-02-01
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Great Secret' 1st and 2nd chapters in 4 parts. Also 'The Evil Fascination,' drama in 2 parts and comics.

5
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-02 - 1918-02-05
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Ghost Club,' drama in 6 parts and comics. Also Russian music, song and dance by Susanna and Vladinair Zacandin. (Complete change of Russian play every night.) 'The Great Secret' will be continued every Wednesday.

6
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-13 - 1918-02-15
Summary:

The Great Secret' 5th and 6th episodes and comics. For 13th, 14th and 15th, three days only.

7
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-07 - 1918-03-01
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Great Secret,' 9th and 10th episodes in 4 parts and comics.

8
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-02-06 - 1918-02-06
Summary:

6th, 7th and 8th, February, 'The Great Secret,' 3rd and 4th chapters. Also 'The Secret Anguish,' drama in two parts and 'Hearts and Flames,' comic in two parts.

9
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-06 - 1918-03-08
Summary:

For 6th, 7th and 8th March 1918, 'The Great Secret,' 11th and 12th episodes in 4 parts and Keystone comedies.

10
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-11 - 1918-03-12
Summary:

Tonight, see Mary Fuller in the 'Dolly of the Dailies,' last 6 parts. 'A Reporter's Adventures' in 11 parts, and Keystone comedies. Wednesday, 13th March, next chapters of 'The Great Secret.'

11
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-14 - 1918-03-16
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Great Secret,' 13th and 14th Chapters, 'The Struggle' and 'The Escape.' Comedies: 'Droppington's Devilish Deed' and 'Gussle's Backward Way.'

12
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-20 - 1918-03-21
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Great Secret,' 15th and 16th chapters. Comedies: 'Fatty at San Diego' and 'Neighbours' (Ford Sterling).

13
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-13 - 1918-03-13
Summary:

Tonight, 'The Great Secret.'

14
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-03-22 - 1918-03-22
Summary:

Tonight, the celebrated Spanish artistes, Mendoza and Elizabeta in 'Rag Time,' 'Valse Boston,' 'Argentine Tango' and 'Brazilian Maxixe.' 'The Great Secret,' 15th and 16th chapter.

15
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-02-21 - 1917-02-21
Summary:

Performance by Miss Sonia Halanai for 5 nights only; Screening of 'A Vow', 'Duty Versus Conscience', War Garphic and Comics

16
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-02-22 - 1917-02-22
Summary:

Performance by Miss Sonia Halanai for 4 nights only; Screening of 'A Vow', 'Duty Versus Conscience', War Garphic and Comics

17
Headline: Bijou Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-02-23 - 1917-02-23
Summary:

Performance by Miss Sonia Halanai for 3 nights only; Screening of 'A Vow', 'Duty Versus Conscience', War Garphic and Comics

18
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…

19
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1913-03-03
Summary:

So successful has been the exhibition of the film 'Les Miserables' at the Apollo Theatre, Shanghai, and so great the demand for seats, that the management decided to continue the same programme for 3 nights. We understand this magnificent film will be shown in Hongkong at an early date…

20
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1913-12-18
Summary:

Chicago, Nov. 14 – Athletics and entertainment are encouraged by the governor of the prison and the State Board of Control, to arouse the interest and spirit of the men under detention. Moving pictures are shown several evenings a week at the Anamosa Prison, and the governor says that these and…