A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: Keaton Comedy
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-28
Summary:

Buster Keaton feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' is being shown at Queen's Theatre. Other cast included Margaret Leahy and Wallace Beery. The film is directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline, from the story of Jean Havez, Joe Mitchell and Clyde Bruckman. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-28
Summary:

The 'grandeur that was Rome' lives again at the Queen's Theatre, where Buster Keaton's first full-length feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' is being shown. Keaton is supported by Margaret Leahy and Wallace Beery among others of an able cast. 'Three Ages' is a…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-26
Summary:

Three Ages,' Buster Keaton's first full-length feature, comes to the Queen's Theatre today. Keaton has deserted the two-reel slap-stick comedies, and will henceforth star in comedies of feature attraction. 'Three Ages' is classed as a burlesque on love, marriage and…

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-28 - 1925-03-28
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, tomorrow positively last shows at 6.00, 7.15 and 9.15, Joseph M. Schenck presents Buster Keaton in the 6-part feature, 'Three Ages,' featuring Margaret Leahy, Wallace Beery, Joe Roberts, Lillian Lawrence, Horace (‘Cupid') Morgan, directed by…

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-26
Summary:

Margaret Leahy, who plays opposite Buster Keaton in Metro feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' which comes to the Queen's Theatre today. Other cast included Wallace Beery, Joe Roberts, Lillian Lawrence and Horace 'Cupid' Morgan. The film is directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-04-22
Summary:

Constance Talmadge in 'A Virtuous Vamp,' is the 'First National' attraction to appear at the Coronet for a four days' run, beginning today. This is from Clyde Fitch's great laughing success, 'The Bachelor.' Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-11-21 - 1923-11-21
Summary:

A dramatic portrayed by a great cast featuring Grace Darmond, Mahlon Hamilton and Clyde Fillmore, 'The Midnight Guest,' a Universal attraction. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-11-20 - 1923-11-21
Summary:

Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Midnight Guest' featuring Grace Darmond, Mahlon Hamilton and Clyde Fillmore. Usual prices. Booking at the theatre.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-11-20 - 1923-11-21
Summary:

Tue. 20th & Wed. 21st November at 5.15 p.m. & 9.15 p.m., 'The Midnight Guest' featuring Grace Darmord, Mahlon Hamilton and Clyde Fillmore. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-11-25
Summary:

Outside Woman,' the latest Wanda Hawley picture for Realart opens at the World Theatre. The film also starred by Clyde Fillmore, Sidney Bracey and Rosita Martini. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-11-20 - 1923-11-21
Summary:

Tuesday 20th and Wednesday 21st November at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Midnight Guest' featuring Grace Darmond, Mahlon Hamilton and Clyde Fillmore. Usual prices. Booking at the Theatre. November 21 Remarks: Plot and illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1913-02-27
Summary:

The picture programme is capitally varied and includes some good comics. Currently events are shown on the Pathe Gazette, the latest happenings being all faithfully recorded. An interesting film shows some of the extraordinary fears that are accomplished at the School of Gymnastics at Tanville.…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-01-21
Summary:

The Star in Kowloon is following up one success with another, and the latest picture, 'The Ladder of Lies,' presents Ethel Clayton in a most interesting story of a girl, who took upon herself the blame for a false wife's escapade. Miss Clayton is supported by a fine cast of…

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Headline: Bijou
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1913-02-22 - 1913-02-25
Summary:

Programme at 9:15 p.m. World's news in pictures, Pathe Gazette, is included. Programme including a fine scenic, 'The River Clyde'; 'School of Gymnasts' [sic]; 'A True Fish Story'; 'Rinking Mad.' The drama, Nais Miscoulin. Performances by Miss Cecile…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-11-21
Summary:

World Theatre is screening an all-star Universal picture, entitled 'The Midnight Guest,' featuring Mahlon Hamilton, Clyde Fillmore and Grace Darmond. George Archainbaud directed the film. The story was written by Rupert Julian, the director of 'Merry-Go-Round.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-01-10 - 1925-01-10
Summary:

Sunday 11th to Tuesday 13th January at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. (Sunday matinee starts at 6 p.m.), Carmel Myers in 'The Love Pirate' featuring Carmel Myers, Kathryn McGuire, Melbourne MacDowell, Clyde Fillmore and an all-star cast. Special music. No advance in prices. Don't fail to see…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-10 - 1925-01-10
Summary:

Sunday 11th to Tuesday 13th January at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Love Pirate,' presented by Wm. La Planto [sic], featuring Carmel Myers, Kathryn McGuire, Melbourne McDowell [sic], Clyde Fillmore and an all-star cast. Speical music. No advance in prices. Illustration included.

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Headline: Bijou
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1913-02-24 - 1913-02-25
Summary:

9.15 programme: World's News in Pictures by Pathe Gazette, 'Wiffles Tries Cinema Acting,' 'The River Clyde' (a fine scenic), 'School of Gymnasts' [sic], 'A True Fish Story,' and 'Rinking Mad'; 'Nais Miscovlin' (drama); performances…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-12 - 1925-01-13
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Carmel Myers in 'The Love Pirate,' featuring Carmel Myers, Kathryn McGuire, Melbourne McDowell [sic], Clyde Fillmore and an all-star cast. With special music. Usual prices. Starting Wednesday, France Dhelia in 'Demi-Virgins.'…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-07-23
Summary:

The Devil's Pass Key' is the current attraction at the Wo Ping Theatre. Starring Una Trevelyn, Maud [sic] George, Mae Busch, Samuel de Grasse and Clyde Fillimore [sic]. Music was supplied by Coronet Orchestra. A fine tropical gazette showing the Australian cricketers at play, the…