A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-16
Summary:

Tomorrow, Queen's Theatre will be screening a Metro picture 'The Right That Failed' featuring Bert Lytell. This screenplay was adapted from a story in the Saturday Evening Post. The cast includes Bull Montana and Virginia Valli who is famous for her role in 'The Idle Rich.…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-16
Summary:

Bert Lytell in 'The Right That Failed,' a Metro picture, will be seen at the Queen's Theatre from tomorrow, Sunday, till Tuesday. Charming Virginia Valli who will be remembered for her part in 'The Idle Rich' is the heroine and Bull Montana is also in the cast. Film plot…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-10-20
Summary:

The lure of adventures interesting to any audience is doubled in 'Ridgeway of Montana,' Universal feature starring Jack Hoxie at the World Theatre today. It is promised the film version of William Mcleod Riane's [sic] novel will present as many 'twists' of a plot as a…

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Headline: Victory'
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-03-05 - 1923-03-06
Summary:

Jack Holt, Seena Owen and Lon Chaney in 'Victory' showing tonight till Wednesday at the Star. Illustration included. March 5 Remarks: On page 4, another ad. on 'Victory.' The cast also includes Wallace Beery and Bull Montana. Novel by Maurice Tourneur. A Paramount picture.…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-16
Summary:

Adapted from the Saturday Evening Post story, 'The Right That Failed' is the latest Bert Lytell film to be screened in the Colony. This picture is distinct in that it starts off with some genuine boxing scenes and then turn into lighter channels. Virginia Valli gives an exquisite…

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Headline: Bull in Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-03-16
Summary:

Berlin, Feb. 3 – At the Apollo Theatre, two performing bulls were the main items of attraction. However, one startled by the music and the crowd, broke loose and stampeded into an adjoining box. One of the clowns on the stage smartly informed the audience that the bull was only acting for a film…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-10-11 - 1924-10-18
Summary:

Coming, Jack Hoxie in 'Ridgeway of Montana.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-04-15 - 1925-04-18
Summary:

Today till Saturday, Chadwick Pictures Corp. presents 'The Fire Patrol' with Anna Q. Nillson [sic], Madge Bellamy, Helen Eddy, Spottiswoode Aitken, Charles Murray, Bull Montana, Johnny [sic] Harron and Hank Mann. Also showing 'The Funeral of Dr. Sun Yat Sen.'

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

Today till Saturday, Chadwick Pictures Corporation presents The Fire Patrol with Anna Q. Nillson [sic], Madge Bellamy, Helen Eddy, Spottiswoode Aitken, Charles Murray, Bull Montana, Johnny [sic] Harron and Hank Mann. Also showing exclusive pictures of 'The Funeral of Dr. Sun Yat Sen.…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-09-14 - 1925-09-14
Summary:

Today only, 'Painted People' with Colleen Moore and a wonderful supporting cast, including Anna Q. Nilsson, Mary Carr, Russell Simpson, Charles Murray, Mary Astor [sic], June Elvidge and Bull Montana. Tomorrow and Wednesday at 2.30, 5, 7.15 and 9.30, Douglas Fairbanks in 'The…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-10-18
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-09-14 - 1925-09-14
Summary:

Today only, a fine seven reel comedy, 'Painted People' with Colleen Moore and a wonderful supporting cast, including Anna Q. Nilsson, Mary Carr, Russell Simpson, Charles Murray, Mary Astor [sic], June Elvidge and Bull Montana. Tomorrow and Wednesday at 2.30, 5, 7.15 and 9.30, Douglas…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-10-20
Summary:

World Theatre will be screening the film version of William McLeed [sic] Raine's novel 'Ridgeway of Montana.' The Universal attraction stars Jack Hoxie.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-09-14 - 1925-09-14
Summary:

Daily at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Sunday at 6, 7.30 and 9.15, today only, 'Painted People' with Colleen Moore and a wonderful supporting cast, including Anna Q. Nilsson, Mary Carr, Russell Simpson, Charles Murray, Mary Astor, June Elvidge and Bull Montana. Tomorrow and Wednesday at 2…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-11-23
Summary:

That Montana Girl' [sic], the film version of March Ellis Ryan's popular novel is showing at the Coronet Theatre this evening. In addition, Blanche Sweet takes the main role in this film. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-15 - 1919-08-15
Summary:

The Bull's Eye' episodes 3, 4 and 5.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-08-02 - 1919-08-02
Summary:

A feast for serial lovers, 'The Bull's Lovers,' episodes 1 to 4 at the Coronet.

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

Today, a feast for serial lovers, 'A Bull's Eye,' episodes 1 to 4 at the Coronet.

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Headline: The Victoria
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-08-15 - 1919-08-15
Summary:

Don't forget today's matinee at the Victoria 'The Bull's Eye' episode 3, 4 and 5.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-04-11
Summary:

Tonight, Coronet Theatre is going to screen a burlesque on Dumas' 'The Three Musketeers' entitled 'The Three Must-Get-Theres.' In his first comedy feature for the United Artists, Max Linder attempts to provide his audience not just with a big laugh but also with state of…