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: 1923-06-08 - 1923-06-18
Summary:

Charles Chaplin in 'The Pilgrim' at the World in June 13. June 8-9 Remarks: Teaser ads for the film. The ads didn't mention the theatre's name, surmised from other ads. June 11-12 Remarks: Photo included. Price of admission, $2 & $1.5. June 16 Remarks: Illstration…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-10-04
Summary:

According to the writer, Mr. Chaplin does not like being called 'Charlie' – that he prefers to be known as Charles. Besides, he is unquestionably the greatest comedian in the world. Recently, the film 'The Kid' should prove that Mr. Chaplin is both a leading international…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-05-03 - 1924-05-05
Summary:

Tomorrow at 6 & 9.15 at the Star, Charles Ray in 'Nineteen & Phllis,' a First National attraction. Also, Pathe Review. May 3 Remarks: Chaplin Comedy. May 5 Remarks: Baby Peggy Comedy.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-11-02 - 1921-11-04
Summary:

Charles Ray in 'The Family Skeleton,' and Charlie Chaplin in 'Shanghaied.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-11-21
Summary:

Coronet Theatre will be screening Charlie Chaplin's 'Easy Street,' 'The Count' and 'The Immigrant.' The brief season of Chaplin commences on Saturday.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-11-10 - 1915-11-10
Summary:

Screening of a Broadway Favorites Features 'Midnight at Maxims'; Also screening of Charles Chaplin's 'The Property Man' (2 parts); Music perofrmance

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-07-25 - 1916-07-25
Summary:

Screening of Charles Dickens' 'Barnaby Rudge' in 6 reels, Max Linder's 'Sympathetically Inclined', Pathe's British Gazette: 'Funeral of Yuan Shi Kai'; Coming film: 'Exploits of Elaine' and 'Charlie Chaplin's Elopement'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-07-26 - 1916-07-27
Summary:

Tonight: Screening of Charles Dickens' 'Barnaby Rudge' in 6 reels, Max Linder's 'Sympathetically Inclined', Pathe's British Gazette: 'Funeral of Yuan Shi Kai'; Coming film: 'Exploits of Elaine' and 'Charlie Chaplin's Elopement…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1917-01-01 - 1917-01-01
Summary:

Grand Band Night with The Musical Shirleys and screening of Charlie Chaplin

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-11-10 - 1915-11-11
Summary:

Screening of a Broadway Favorites Features 'Midnight at Maxims' with special music and a spectacular cabaret show; Also screening of Charles Chaplin's 'The Property Man' (2 parts)

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-11-02 - 1921-11-04
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15, Charles Ray in 'The Family Skeleton' and Charlie Chaplin in 'Shanghaied.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-11-02 - 1921-11-04
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15, Charles Ray in 'The Family Skeleton' and Charlie Chaplin in 'Shanghaied.'

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-10-14 - 1924-10-14
Summary:

Charlie Chaplin is here.

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Headline: Charlie Chaplin
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-03-20
Summary:

Charlie Chaplin is the best paid moving pictures person in the world, who gets £30,000 a month, £360,000 per annum. He rejected an offer in London.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1915-11-12 - 1915-11-12
Summary:

Last time to see the screening of a Broadway Favorites Features 'Midnight at Maxims' with special music and a spectacular cabaret show; Also screening of Charles Chaplin's 'The Property Man' (2 parts)

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1916-04-15
Summary:

Bijou Theatre patrons will be afforded the opportunity of seeing Charlie Chaplin. The drama 'Rip' will be shown.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-08-31 - 1921-09-02
Summary:

A special Paramount attraction, Charles Ray in 'The Law of the North,' Charlie Chaplin in 'Triple Trouble' and New Screen Magazine.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1920-05-31
Summary:

A review article on Charlie Chaplin's early works.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-10-09
Summary:

Charles Ray's 'A Tailor-Made Man' caused much laughter at the Star last night. It will be shown for the last time tomorrow.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-09-18
Summary:

The Charlie Chaplin programme starts at the Hongkong Cinema Theatre tonight.