A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
Displaying 1 - 20 of 991
1
Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-05-30 - 1925-06-03
Summary:

Starting Wednesday next, Goldwyn presents 'Red Lights,' the Clarence Badger production, by Carey Wilson from Edward E. Rose's stage play, with Marie Prevost, Ray [sic] Griffith, Alice Lake, Johnny [sic] Walker. Illustration included.

2
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1922-09-12
Summary:

Star Theatre will be screening 'Rose O' the River,' till next Thursday. Film synopsis included.

3
Headline: Broadway Rose'
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-22
Summary:

With Mae Murray in the stellar role of 'Broadway Rose,' which comes to the Queen's Theatre today. The beautiful Metro star was starred in 'Peacock Alley' and 'Fascination.' Film plot included.

4
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-09-12
Summary:

Rose O' The River' will be shown at the Star Theatre tonight till Thursday.

5
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-28 - 1924-08-28
Summary:

See 'Only a Shop Girl,' Charles E. Blaney's Broadway success, directed by Edward LaSaint. Illustration and film plot included.

6
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-05-23 - 1925-05-23
Summary:

Coming to Coronet on Wednesday, May 27th, D. W. Griffith's newest production, 'The White Rose.'

7
Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-28 - 1924-08-29
Summary:

Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 5.30 and 9.15, see 'Only a Shop Girl,' a great Broadway success by Charles E. Blaney, directed by Edward LeSaint. Illustration included.

8
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-07-20
Summary:

The film 'After Five,' in which Edward Abeles figures in the leading role, will run on until Friday night in Hongkong Theatre. Film synopsis included.

9
Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-30 - 1925-03-30
Summary:

Monday to Thursday, March 30 to April 2 at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., First National Pictures presents Lewis Stone, Jane Novak, Wallace Beery and Robert Gordon in 'The Rosary,' an adaption of Edward Rose's famous play of the same name. Coming here soon, 'Rupert of…

10
Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-30 - 1925-03-30
Summary:

Monday to Thursday, March 30 to April 2 at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., First National Pictures presents Lewis Stone, Jane Novak, Wallace Beery and Robert Gordon in 'The Rosary,' an adaption of Edward Rose's famous play of the same name. Coming here soon, 'Rupert of…

11
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-01-22
Summary:

With Mae Murray in the stellar role of 'Broadway Rose,' which comes to the Queen's Theatre today, motion picture fans will see the beautiful Metro star in an elaborate production. The story concerns a country girl who becomes the idol of Broadway. Film synopsis included. The…

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

You think I'll shoot!' This is one of the tense, breathtaking scenes in David Belasco's 'Tiger Rose,' which is showing at the Coronet. Film synopsis included. The role is characterized by Lenore Ulric, who made such a tremendous success in the same role when 'Tiger…

13
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-03-20
Summary:

My Wild Irish Rose,' is the special attraction of Coronet this week. It was adapted from 'The Shaughran' by Dion Bouccicault [sic]. Film plot included.

14
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-03-07
Summary:

Yesterday crowded houses at the Coronet witnessed the first screening of the splendid photography, 'Rose of the World' in which Elsie Ferguson plays the leading parts. Film synopsis included. In addition, an exceptionally funny comedy is shown entitled 'Hide and Seek Detectives.…

15
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1910-06-22
Summary:

The fine new Pathe film of the funeral of the late King Edward VII will be shown in the Salon Cinematograph (Flower Street) tonight, Thursday and Friday at 9:15 p.m., and not in the theatre as previously notified.

16
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-10-11
Summary:

Cecilia of the Pink Roses' the feature attraction at the Queen's Theatre for the weekend, is an interpretation from the popular novel by Katherine Haviland Taylor and drew good houses when it was shown for the first time in Hongkong last night. The story which is on the order of a…

17
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-03-19
Summary:

Coronet Theatre is going to screen 'My Wild Irish Rose.' Exhibiting the Victorian era lifestyle, the film is an adaptation from 'The Shaughraun,' an old stage melodrama. The film features Pauline Starke and Pat O'Malley. Film synopsis included.

18
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-03-20
Summary:

My Wild Irish Rose,' which is a film version of 'The Shaughraun,' the famous old melodrama by Dion Biucicault, will be an attraction at the Coronet Theatre all the week. Pat O. Malley and Pauline Starke share the leading parts of the film. Film plot included.

19
Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-31 - 1925-04-01
Summary:

Today to Thursday, March 30 to April 2 at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., First National Pictures presents Lewis Stone, Jane Novak, Wallace Beery and Robert Gordon in 'The Rosary,' an adaption of Edward Rose's famous play of the same name. Also Buster Keaton in 'Electric…

20
Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-02 - 1925-04-02
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., positively last performances, First National Pictures presents Lewis Stone, Robert Gordon, Wallace Beery and Jane Novak in 'The Rosary,' an adaption of Edward Rose's famous play of the same name. Also Buster Keaton in 'Electric House…