A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-16 - 1925-03-17
Summary:

Tonight and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Leah Baird in 'The Heart Line.' Also Century comedy and the recent war in Shanghai.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1902-05-08
Summary:

The Twentieth Century Entertainers and Biograph Company open at the theatre this evening.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-03-16 - 1925-03-17
Summary:

Leah Baird in 'The Heart Line,' Century Comedy, 'The Recent War in Shanghai.'

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Headline: World
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-12-04 - 1925-12-05
Summary:

Today and tomorrow at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Jack Hoxie in 'Roaring Adventure,' Felix Cartoon and Century Comedy.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-16 - 1925-03-17
Summary:

Tonight and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15, Leah Baird in 'The Heart Line.' Also Century Comedy and 'The Recent War in Shanghai.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-19 - 1925-02-21
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.30 and 9.15, short engagement of Miss Refa Miller, charming singer of dainty songs. Also Tom Mix in a thrilling drama of Hudson Bay, 'North of the Yukon,' Century comedy, Felix cartoon and our own Topical.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1902-05-09
Summary:

Barnes' Twentieth Century Entertainers gave a very successful performance at the City Hall last evening.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-15 - 1924-11-15
Summary:

The Coronet: Today till Monday, Tom Moore and Isobel Elsom in 'The Harbour Lights.' The Star: Today till Monday at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., 'Son of Kissing Cup.' Also Century Comedy and our own Topical.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-02-19 - 1925-02-21
Summary:

Short engagement of Miss Refa Miller. Tom Mix in a thrilling drama of Hudson Bay, 'North of the Yukon,' Century Comedy, Felix Cartoon and Our own Topical.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1902-05-16
Summary:

The Twentieth Century Entertainers reopen at the City Hall this evening when many new and interesting features will be presented. Moving pictures of the whole of the Dreyfus case will be exhibited and an exceptionally large house is expected.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-10-17 - 1924-10-17
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., final performances of Mabel Normand in 'Suzanna,' a Mack Sennett comedy drama. Also Century Follies in 'Pretty Plungers.' Commencing tomorrow at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., Norma Talmadge in 'Ashes of Vengeance' in 10…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-15 - 1924-11-15
Summary:

The Coronet: Today till Monday, Tom Moore and Isobel Elsom in 'The Harbour Lights.' The Star: Today till Monday at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., 'Son of Kissing Cup,' Century Comedy and our own Topical.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-02-19 - 1925-02-21
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., short engagement of Miss Refa Miller, charming singers of dainty songs and Tom Mix in a thrilling drama of Hudson Bay, 'North of the Yukon.' Also Century Comedy, Felix Cartoon and our own Topical.

14
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-02-28
Summary:

(Our Own Correspondent) London, January 22. The Century Theatre – The other day, Lady Simson took me to her new theatre – the Century. It is quite the quaintest theatre in London, having been at one time a furniture depository. Here Miss Ashwell's Players give brilliant performances of Shaw…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-12-04 - 1925-12-04
Summary:

Queen's: Today and tomorrow 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Mary Pickford in 'Little Annie Rooney.' The Star: Today and tomorrow 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Dorothy Devore in 'The Tomboy.' World: Today and tomorrow 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Jack Hoxie in 'Roaring Adventure.' Also…

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

The Star: Today only, 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Dorothy Devore in another fine Chadwick production, 'The Tomboy.' World: Today only, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Jack Hoxie in 'Roaring Adventure,' Felix cartoon and Century comedy.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-11-24
Summary:

Those who have not seen the Dempsey-Carpentier pictures still have an opportunity of doing so tonight at the World Theatre before this vivid 5-reel film is taken off. Never has a boxing contest been reproduced in such detail as this 'Battle of the Century,' details included.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-12-15 - 1924-12-15
Summary:

Last time today at 5.30 and 9.15, Jack Hoxie in 'Daring Chances'; a Century comedy, Buddy Messinger in 'Chasing Trouble' [sic]. Also 'A Trip Around London.' Starting tomorrow, Dustin Farnum in 'Oath-Bound.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-27 - 1925-05-27
Summary:

Wednesday till Saturday, May 27-30, Mary Philbin in 'The Rose of Paris' and Wanda Wiley in 'Don't Worry,' a clever Century comedy.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-12-15 - 1924-12-15
Summary:

Tonight, Jack Hoxie in 'Daring Chances.' A Century comedy, Buddy Messenger in 'Chasing Trouble.' Also 'A Trip around London.' Starting tomorrow, Dustin Farnum in 'Oath-Bound.'