A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-01-13
Summary:

The Bandbox,' starring Doris Kenyon, the Deitrich-Back, Inc., production of Louis Joseph Vance's story, comes to the World Theatre. Meanwhile, the film is directed by R. William Neill, and Kenyon is supported by Alexander Gaden, Gretchen Hartman, Walter, Weston, Edward Keppler, Logan…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-01-13
Summary:

The Bandbox' is a Deitrich-Beck [sic] Inc. picture directed by R. William Neill, which comes to the World Theatre soon. The cast of this big Hodkinson release includes Doris Kenyon, Alexander Gaden as her leading man. Other supporting crew members recruited by Theodore C. Deitrich [sic],…

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Headline: Kowloon Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-01-05 - 1923-01-05
Summary:

Friday, Saturday and Sunday, a Thos. H. Ince special, 'Homespun Folks,' by Associated Producers Inc. Matinee, 60 cents; Soirees, $1.00. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-26
Summary:

Hollywood, Calif., Nov. 19 – The Culver City studio announced today that Thomas Ince, widely known movie producer, died today at his home in Benedict Canyon, Hollywood foothills, of angina pectoris. – Ass. Press.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-12-17
Summary:

Los Angeles, Dec. 10 – According to the Los Angeles Times, the San Diego County authorities have started an investigation into the death of Thomas H. Ince, moving picture producer, last month a few hours after returning from a yachting party which the Times says included William Randolph Hearst…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-01-11
Summary:

Thomas H. Ince's 'Homespun Folks' which is being shown at the Coronet Theatre today. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-25
Summary:

Filming a clever farce is as difficult as making a chic frock, according to Thomas H. Ince – one bad line will spoil the whole creation. Ince's latest production is a comedy farce, 'Bell Boy 13.' One stitch can spoil the effect of a thousand-dollar gown, and one scene in which the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-07-06
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-21
Summary:

That Douglas MacLean's talents are not limited to portrayals of aristocratic and dignified young men, is well illustrated by his characterization of 'Shorty' the bellhop in 'Bell Boy 13,' the Thomas H. Ince comedy farce, which will be shown at the Queen's Theatre on…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-09-25 - 1920-09-25
Summary:

Tonight! Exclusive Features Inc. presents May Ward (The Dresden Doll) in 'Where is My Father?,' the untold secret in seven parts.

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Headline: Kowloon Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-01-05 - 1923-01-05
Summary:

Homespun Folks,' all star casts with Lloyd Hughes, by Associated Producers Inc. Friday to Sunday at Kowloon Theatre. Illustration, photo and film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-05-12
Summary:

The Right of Way' comes to Coronet Theatre this evening. The film is adapted from Sir Gilbert Parker's famous novel of Canadian life and produced by Screen Classics, Inc.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-12
Summary:

One of the most exquisite of many beautiful scene bits in 'Her Reputation,' Thomas H. Ince's latest play now being shown at the Coronet Theatre, is a Spanish fiesta scene. Scores of descendants of Southern California's oldest and most distinguished Spanish families lead a…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-11-19 - 1925-11-21
Summary:

Thursday to Saturday, 'Galloping Fish' produced by Thomas H. Ince. Illustration included.

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Headline: At the Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-10-24 - 1922-10-24
Summary:

Tonight and tomorrow, 'False Faces,' Thomas H. Ince's great Paramount-Artcraft special.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-03-25 - 1919-03-26
Summary:

Great credit is due to Thos. A. Ince, the director, for the manner in which he has handled a very charming story. Parts two and three might have been coarse and suggestive in less experienced hands. Mr. Ince has most successfully carried through a daring situation with delicacy and refinement.…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-01-04 - 1923-01-04
Summary:

In the same class as 'Way Down East,' a Thos. H. Ince special, 'Homespun Folks.' Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-03-25 - 1919-03-25
Summary:

Great credit is due to Thos. A. [sic] Ince, the director, for the manner in which he has handled a very charming story. Parts two and three might have been coarse and suggestive in less experienced hands. Mr. Ince has most successfully carried through a daring situation with delicacy and…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-22
Summary:

Douglas MacLean, who appears as a young bellhop in Thomas H. Ince's latest comedy farce 'Bell Boy 13,' now opening at the Queen's Theatre, says that he got one of the biggest thrills of his movie career when he had to climb out on a window ledge 12 stories high for one of the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-12-23
Summary:

Sir Walter Scott wrote a highly successful English novel, the motion picture version which bids fair to eclipse the popularity of the book upon which it was founded. 'The Bishop's Emeralds' featuring Virginia Pearson, will be seen at the Victoria Theatre. It is the first of a…