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: 1925-01-10
Summary:

The Hill Billy' showing last time at the Star. The film starred Jack Pickford and Lucille Ricksen. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-15
Summary:

Rosita,' starred by Mary Pickford, has been transferred from Coronet to the Star. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-16
Summary:

Rosita,' by United Artists Corporation starring Mary Pickford, showing at Star after being shown at the Coronet. Mary had the advice of Snitz Edwards who took a theatrical company to Spain and thus gained the most valuable first-hand information to ensure the accuracy in the picture.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-17
Summary:

Rosita' at the Star, starred by Mary Pickford and Holbrook Blinn, fall of the curtain today. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-19
Summary:

Cytherea,' a First National picture, produced George Fitzmaurice for Samuel Goldwyn, which concluded a most successful run today at the Star Theatre with the cast includes Lewis S. Stone, Alma Rubens, Norman Kerry, Irene Rich, Constance Bennett, Betty Bouton and Charles Wellesley. Joseph…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-20
Summary:

The Fighting Fury,' adapted from Walter Coburn's Story, starred by Jack Hoxie, who recently appeared in 'The Red Warning,' 'The Galloping Ace,' will be screened in Star Theatre. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-21
Summary:

The Fighting Fury,' starred by Jack Hoxie and Helen Holmes, is being shown this week at the Star Theatre. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-22
Summary:

'The Fighting Fury' starring Jack Hoxie appears in the Star Theatre tonight. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-27
Summary:

At the Star Theatre this evening, Wesley Barry will be featured in 'Schooldays.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-31
Summary:

Audiences filled the Star Theatre last night to hear Majurel Variety Company, which has come directly from the Folies – Bergeres. Performers also included Yvonne Demay, Sergine and Ludo. Dugard, another talented company provided a series of acts 'Les Anaglyphes.' A good picture…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-02
Summary:

At the Star Theatre yesterday another success was scored by the Majurel troupe of French artistes from the Folies Bergeres. Performers included Mddle Demay, Sergine and Ludo, Dugard. Booth Tarkington's dynamic society drama 'The Turmoil' will appear at 6 p.m. Tarkington's…

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Headline: Star Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-04
Summary:

Today the Majured Company of French bring their season at the Star Theatre. In addition Wesley Barry will be featured in 'Heroes of the Street.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-05
Summary:

Hongkong folk who have read Frances Hodgson Burnett's story Ediths's Burglar, will be delighted to know that the film version, entitled 'The Family Secret' is to be screened at the Star Theatre. Those who saw 'Merry-Go-Round' at the Coronet or the Star, will be glad…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-06
Summary:

Baby Peggy featured in 'The Family Secret,' which will be screened at the Star Theatre. The story is based on Mrs. Frances Hodgson Burnett's story 'Editha's Burglar,' or, as it was styled more briefly when adapted for the stage by Mr. Augustus Thomas, 'The…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-07
Summary:

The Family Secret' starred by Baby Peggy, attracted large crowded at the Star Theatre. The story is based on Frances Hodgson Burnett's novel, called 'Edithe's Burglar.' Baby Peggy is likely to take the place of Marie Osborne and Zoe Hay. The picture also starred by…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-10
Summary:

Mr. Ray has received a wireless from the Wish Wynne Company regretting that, they will not arrive in time to appear at the Star Theatre tonight. A picture programme including a very exciting drama, 'Dark Stairways,' starring Herbert Rawlinson, will be shown.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-13
Summary:

Another appreciative audience welcomed Miss Wish Wynne and her company to the Star Theatre. Other performers included M. Chuhaldin, Alfred Cunningham, Zoe the dancer and Bernard Kitchen.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-16
Summary:

At the Star Theatre, a new picture entitled 'I Am the Man,' featuring Lionel Barrymore, Seena Owen, Joe [sic] Striker, Gaston Glass and Flora le Breton, will be shown.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-14
Summary:

Six Cylinder Love,' is the chief attraction at the Star Theatre for the weekend, showing the last time tomorrow evening. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-16
Summary:

Miss Madeline Rossiter and her clever band of entertainers are returning to Hongkong, in Star Theatre, after a most successful tour of the North. Booking is at Moutrie's and the Star Theatre.