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: 1922-08-05 - 1922-08-05
Summary:

Lilian [sic] Gish and Robert Harron in 'The Greatest Question.' A Griffith special production at the only theatre in the Colony that is capable of presenting it as a Griffith film should be presented.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-08-08 - 1922-08-08
Summary:

The Coronet: Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, D. W. Griffith's 'The Greatest Question.' Kowloon Theatre: Today at 9 p.m., Negligee Dance. Tickets $1.5 at Moutrie's.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-08-09 - 1922-08-10
Summary:

The Coronet: At 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, D. W. Griffith's 'The Greatest Question.' Kowloon Theatre: Today at 5.45 & 9.15, 'The Jungle Goddess,' and 'Snub' Pollard in 'Cash Customers.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-08-14 - 1922-08-14
Summary:

The Coronet: At 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Norma Talmadge in 'She Loves and Lies.' Kowloon Theatre: At 9.15 only, D. W. Griffith presents Lilian [sic] Gish in 'The Greatest Question.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-02-04 - 1924-02-08
Summary:

Commencing Friday 8th February at 9.15, Bandman's Eastern Circuit Ltd. Introduce Dick Norton and The Globe Trotters. Popular prices $3, $2 & $1. Booking at Moutrie's and the Theatre. February 8 Remarks: Pictures at 5.30, include 'Passion's Playground.' February 9…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-08-09
Summary:

Coronet Theatre is screening 'The Greatest Question,' a D.W. Griffith's production. It tackles a very big subject – the fascinating conjecture of the chances of a life after death – in a very big way.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-02-09 - 1924-02-09
Summary:

Tonight and tomorrow at 9.15, complete change of programme nightly, Bandman's Eastern Circuit Ltd. Introduce Dick Norton and his famous mirth provokers, the Globe Trotters, including the following well-known English artists, Wallingford Tate, Lella Forbes, Chris Holt, Jack Crichton, Ralph…

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

Very great interest is being taken in 'The Greatest Question,' the remarkable film (one of D. W. Griffith's most famous productions) which is being shown at the Coronet just now.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-04 - 1922-08-04
Summary:

Is there a life after death? Can the dead communicate with the living? To series minded people this is 'The Greatest Question' awaiting answer.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-05 - 1922-08-05
Summary:

Monday, July 7th, Lillian Gish and Robert Harron in 'The Greatest Question.' A Griffith special production at the only theatre in the colony that is capable of presenting it as a Griffith film should be presented.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-07 - 1922-08-07
Summary:

Owing to the enormous success of Jackie Coogan in 'Peck's Bad Boy,' the management of the Coronet are holding this film over for one more day. D. W. Griffith's wonder film, 'The Greatest Question,' will be shown on Tuesday. Don't miss this last chance. Today at…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-07 - 1922-08-07
Summary:

A $2 picture at ordinary prices! Tomorrow, D. W. Griffith presents Lillian Gish and Robert Harron in 'The Greatest Question.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-08 - 1922-08-08
Summary:

D. W. Griffith presents 'The Greatest Question,' a momentous drama of today, a First National attraction. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-09 - 1922-08-10
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, D. W. Griffith's 'The Greatest Question.' Kowloon Theatre: Today at 5.45 and 9.15, 'The Jungle Goddess' and ‘Snub' Pollard in 'Cash Customers.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-08 - 1922-08-08
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 6.15, 7.15 and 9.15, D. W. Griffith's 'The Greatest Question.' Kowloon Theatre: Tonight at 9 p.m., negligee dance. Ton of ice. Tickets at Moutrie's $1.50.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-14 - 1922-08-14
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 6.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Norma Talmadge in 'She Loves and Lies.' Kowloon Theatre: At 9.15 only, D. W. Griffith presents Lillian Gish in 'The Greatest Question.'

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Headline: At the Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-01-27 - 1923-01-27
Summary:

You must not confuse D. W. Griffith's recent productions with his earlier work! The following are recognised the world over as his masterpieces! 'The Birth of a Nation,' 'Intolerance,' 'Hearts of the World,' 'The Great Love,' 'The Idol Dancer,…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-08-09
Summary:

The Greatest Question,' produced by Griffith, is being shown at the Coronet Theatre today.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-08-05 - 1922-08-05
Summary:

Monday, August 7th, Lilian [sic] Gish and Robert Harron in 'The Greatest Question,' a Griffith special production at the only theatre in the colony that is capable of presenting it as a Griffith film should be presented.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-08-09 - 1922-08-10
Summary:

The Coronet: 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, D. W. Griffith's 'The Greatest Question.' Kowloon Theatre: Today at 5.45 and 9.15, 'The Jungle Goddess.' Also ‘Snub' Pollard in 'Cash Customers.'