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: 1923-07-14
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-10-06
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-08
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-08
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-08
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-10
Summary:

It seems appropriate that a week of British films should gain the patronage of H. E. Governor. It should gain the whole-hearted support of those whose general criticism has been that we have too much American element served up in our film entertainments. The feature British film will include…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-10
Summary:

With the General Election still in our minds, a representation of a British House of Commons scene, true to life, even to the members thereof, should not come amiss. 'Squibs M.P.' is to be screened at the Coronet's Tuesday, being the first of the all British films to be shown by…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-11 - 1924-11-14
Summary:

The Coronet: Today till Friday, all British programme with Betty Balfour in 'Squibs, M. P.' The Star: Today till Friday, all British programme including 'Reveille.' Price details included.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-11
Summary:

Coronet Theatre will present a British film entitled 'Squibs M.P.' The House of Commons scene in the film is full of realism. The theatre will also be screening other British films like 'The Harbour Lights' and 'The Son of Kissing Cup.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-12
Summary:

British Film Week opened at the Coronet Theatre. 'Out Own Topical' and Betty Balfour in 'Squibs MP' were mentioned.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-12
Summary:

On the occasion of the opening of British film week, Coronet Theatre screened 'Squibs M.P.' starring Betty Balfour. The theatre will continue to screen British films this week. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-12
Summary:

British indeed was the character of yesterday's opening of the British Film Week at the Coronet Theatre. A trip round London was the opening item, told by an American who comments favourably on all the interesting sights that come to his eyes. 'Our Own Tropical' is also distinctly…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-17
Summary:

This evening's picture 'The Harbour Lights' continues the brief season of British films and introduces us to a story the exact opposite of 'Squibs M.P.'. In 'The Harbour Lights,' Geo. R. Sims, who had no idea that any of his famous plays would be screened, has…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-17
Summary:

Betty Balfour as 'Squibs M.P.,' after a week of glorious fun which will not soon be forgotten, gives place to a story that is full of the action that is dear to all classes of cinema-goers. Geo. R. Sims is responsible for the story. Sims created the remarkable record of writing a…