A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-05
Summary:

Kowloon Theatre provided a good illustration of the kinema dance last night. After the British gazette had been screened, the dance held for an hour. A splendid First National attraction 'Forty-Five minutes from Broadway,' with Charles Ray in the leading role followed.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-03-09
Summary:

Male and Female,' the film version of Sir James Barrie's great play 'the Admirable Crichton' shows at the Kowloon Theatre for last time this evening.

3
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-07-18
Summary:

Tonight will see the introduction to Hongkong of the famous 'shimmy shake.' The clever girls, Miss Juanita Antido and Miss Conchita Blus, have come up from Singapore to show us Jazz line in Kowloon Theatre. Miss Juanita, is also one of the actresses who figure in 'White Hands,…

4
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-01-05
Summary:

Homespun Folks,' a quaint story of American small town life which is being screened at the Kowloon Theatre for the first time today. Asin 'Way Down East' chuckles and tears are freely intermingled and the human appeal is always there.

5
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-04 - 1921-11-05
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Anita Stewart in 'Her Kingdom of Dreams' and Topical Budget 525. Cinema Dance tonight at Kowloon Theatre at 5.30 and 9 p.m., Charles Ray in '45 Minutes From Broadway' and British Gazette. Also first-class dance floor and tip-top orchestra…

6
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-17 - 1921-11-18
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15, Will Rogers in 'Almost a Husband.' Also Fellow Romans and Bray cartoon. Kowloon Theatre tonight at 9 p.m. only, Douglas Fairbanks in 'Arizona.' Also screen magazine, 'Wot Next?' [sic] and dancing after pictures.

7
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-12 - 1921-11-12
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15, Alice Brady in 'His Bridal Night' and Harold Lloyd in 'Number, Please.' Kowloon Theatre, tonight at 5.45 and 9 p.m., 'The Make-Believe Wife.' Also Mack Sennett comedy, screen magazine and dancing after picture.

8
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-14 - 1921-11-14
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15, 'The Best of Luck,' 'Make It Snappy' and British Gazette. At 7.15 p.m. only, 'The Phantom Foe' episodes 3 and 4. Kowloon Theatre tonight at 9 p.m. only, 'The Make-Believe Wife.' Also Mack Sennett comedy, screen magazine and…

9
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-15 - 1921-11-15
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15, 'The Best of Luck,' 'Make It Snappy' and British Gazette. At 7.15 p.m. only, 'The Phantom Foe' episodes 3 and 4. Kowloon Theatre tonight at 9 p.m. only, Mabel Normand in 'Pinto.' Also ‘Snub' comedy, screen magazine and…

10
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-16 - 1921-11-16
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15, Will Rogers in 'Almost a Husband.' Also Fellow Romans and Bray Cartoon. Kowloon Theatre tonight at 9 p.m. only, Mabel Normand in 'Pinto.' Also ‘Snub' comedy, screen magazine and dancing after picture.

11
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-01-14 - 1922-01-16
Summary:

The Coronet: Today at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Luck of the Irish' and 'Haunted Spooks.' Kowloon Theatre: Tonight at 5.45 and 9.15, 'Mirandy Smiles,' 'Uncle Tom Without a Cabin' and Screen Magazine. Best floor in the colony.

12
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-16 - 1922-02-18
Summary:

The Coronet: 'Male and Female,' 9 reels. Kowloon Theatre: 'The Law of the Yukon.'

13
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-13 - 1922-02-13
Summary:

The Coronet: 'Male and Female,' 9 reels. Kowloon Theatre: Today at 5.45 and 9.15, 'The Soul of Youth.'

14
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-14 - 1922-02-14
Summary:

The Coronet: 'Male and Female,' 9 reels. Kowloon Theatre: Today at 9 p.m., fancy dress dance. Best orchestra and floor in the colony.

15
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-02-15 - 1922-02-15
Summary:

The Coronet: 'Male and Female,' 9 reels. Kowloon Theatre: For one night only at 5.45 and 9.15, Sylvia Breamer in 'Dawn.'

16
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-03-08 - 1922-03-09
Summary:

The Coronet: 'The Heart of Maryland.' Kowloon Theatre: 5.45 and 9.15, 'Male and Female.'

17
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-07-20 - 1922-07-21
Summary:

The Coronet: Harold Lloyd in 'I Do' and Louise Glaum in 'Sahara.' Kowloon Theatre: Juanita and Conchita. Also Hobart Bosworth in 'White Hands.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-07-19 - 1922-07-19
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Harold Lloyd in 'I Do' and Wesley Barry in 'Don't Ever Marry.' Kowloon Theatre: At 5.45 and 9.15, Hobart Bosworth in 'White Hands' and ‘Snub' Pollard comedy. Prices as usual.

19
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-07-22 - 1922-07-22
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Harold Lloyd in 'I Do' and Fred Stone in 'The Goat.' Kowloon Theatre: Today at 5.45 and 9.15, Juanita and Conchita and 'White Hands.' Sunday and Monday, Ben Turpin in 'Home Talent.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-08-21 - 1922-08-21
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Hobart Bosworth in 'White Hands' and Larry Semon in 'The Tall Guy' [sic]. Kowloon Theatre: Tonight, Madge Kennedy in 'The Kingdom of Youth.'