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: 1919-07-26 - 1919-07-26
Summary:

Tonight, Elinor Glyn's enthralling love drama 'Three Weeks' embodying all the exciting adventure that made the novel the most universally popular romance of the century. Booking at Robinson's.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-08-02 - 1919-08-05
Summary:

Tonight, 'Intolerance,' 'The Bull's Eye' (episode 1 to 4), 'The Lily of Poverty Flat' and comedies. Booking at Robinson's. August 4 remarks: Griffith's masterpiece. August 4 remarks: 'Three Weeks' at 5.15 p.m. August 5 remarks: Douglas…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-04 - 1925-04-08
Summary:

Today till Wednesday, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Barefoot Boy' featuring John Bowers, Marjorie Daw, Sylvia Breamer, and a marvellous all star cast. Also Jack Dempsey in 'West of the Water Bucket,' the third of the 'Fight and Win' series. Picture or illustration…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-09 - 1925-04-14
Summary:

Starting Saturday, 11th, Elinor Glyn's 'Three Weeks,' a Goldwyn picture with Conrad Nagel and Aileen Pringle, directed by Alan Crosland, scenario by Elinor Glyn, continuity by Carey Wilson and June Mathis. With special musical setting. Illustration included. April 11 Remarks: Ad.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-09 - 1925-04-09
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Leavenworth Case' with an all star cast including Seena Owen, Martha Mansfield, Wilfred Lytell and Bradley Barker. No advance in prices. Starting Saturday, 11th, Elinor Glyn's 'Three Weeks.' Today till Monday, 2.30 and 7.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-15 - 1925-04-18
Summary:

Today till Saturday, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., a Warner Brothers classic of the screen, Johnny Hines in 'Little Johnny Jones' based on the dramatic co-musical composition by George M. Cohan. With special musical setting. Today only, 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., Elinor Glyn's 'Three Weeks.…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-12 - 1925-05-12
Summary:

Tonight at 9.15 p.m., Lee White and Clay Smith with full London company in the farewell performance, 'Keep Smiling.' Tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15, Anita Stewart in 'Sowing the Wind' and Jack Dempsey in 'So This Is Paris.' Thursday, Friday and Saturday, May 14-16,…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-13 - 1925-05-13
Summary:

Tonight at 5.30 amd 9.15 p.m., Anita Stewart in 'Sowing the Wind' and Jack Dempsey in 'So This Is Paris.' Tomorrow, Friday and Saturday, May 14-16, 'Three Weeks.'

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Headline: Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-05-14 - 1925-05-16
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Elinor Glyn's famous love story, 'Three Weeks,' a Goldwyn super-production. Next change, 'The Green Goddess.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-07-25 - 1919-07-26
Summary:

July 25th, 26th and 27th, Elinor Glyn's 'Three Weeks.' Popular prices. Booking at Robinson's. July 25 Remarks: Another ad. on page 5.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-07-26 - 1919-07-26
Summary:

There will be a special Sunday matinee at 6 p.m. of 'Three Weeks' at the little house that shows th big pictures.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-04 - 1919-08-04
Summary:

Is your last opportunity to see 'Three Weeks.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-04 - 1919-08-04
Summary:

At 9.15 p.m., 'Intolerance.' At 2.15 p.m., special children's matinee of 'Intolerance.' At 5.15 p.m., 'Three Weeks.' At 7.15 p.m., 'The Bull's Eye' episodes 3 and 4. Booking at the theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-04-11
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-11
Summary:

Tomorrow, World Theatre will be screening Goldwyn studios' film version of Elinor Glyn's famous love story 'Three Weeks.' The film is directed by Alan Crosland who was assisted by Mrs. Glyn herself in selecting the players. Aileen Pringle and Conrad Nagel were chosen for the…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-04-13
Summary:

The film version of Elinor Glyn's 'Three Weeks' started a four-day run at the World Theatre on Saturday. The leading role is taken by Aileen Pringle.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-08 - 1925-04-10
Summary:

At last in pictures! Elinor Glyn in 'Three Weeks,' a Goldwyn picture. Illustration included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-13 - 1925-04-14
Summary:

The most discussed picture of the screen, Elinor Glyn's immortal romance, 'Three Weeks,' a Goldwyn picture. Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. Starting Wednesday next, a Warner Bros. classic of the screen, Johnny Hines in 'Little Johnny Jones.' Illustration…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-15 - 1925-04-16
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., a Warner Bros. classic of the screen, Johnny Hines in 'Little Johnny Jones,' based on the dramatic co-musical composition by George M. Cohan. With special musical setting. Today only at 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., Elinor Glyn's world-famous love…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-08 - 1925-04-08
Summary:

Last chance to see 'The Barefoot Boy,' based on Whittier's immortal poem, with an all-star cast including Marjorie Daw, John Bowers, etc. Also Jack Dempsey in 'West of the Water Bucket.' Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. Tomorrow and Friday only, 'Three Weeks…