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: 1920-03-29
Summary:

A brief synopsis of the enthralling story contained in 'The World Aflame,' the Frank Keenan special production which opens its run tonight at the Coronet.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-10-23 - 1923-10-24
Summary:

Maxine Elliott in 'Fighting Odds.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-10-23 - 1923-10-24
Summary:

Tonight & tomorrow, Maxine Elliott in 'Fighting Odds.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-10-23 - 1923-10-24
Summary:

Tonight and tomorrow, Maxine Elliott in 'Fighting Odds.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-10-23
Summary:

Star Theatre is screening 'Fighting Odds' featuring Maxine Elliott. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-02-22
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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-10-23
Summary:

An actress of Maxine Elliott's reputation draws big crowds the world over. Many famous stage stars have been unfortunate in their efforts in silent drama, but, judging by 'Fighting Odds,' Miss Elliott is one of the favoured few. Miss Elliot's work is in pleasing contrast to…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-02-14
Summary:

Frank Mayo, and his supporting players were in the screen drama entitled 'Dr. Jim' which will be shown at the World Theatre this weekend. The film directed by William Worthington, written by Eugene B. Lewis based on the original story of Stuart Paton. Other than this, the programme…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-06-02 - 1925-06-02
Summary:

Today only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., B. P. Schulberg presents 'The Triflers' with Mae Busch, Frank Mayo, Elliott Dexter, Eva Novak and a great cast. Usual prices. Starting tomorrow, Goldwyn presents 'Red Lights' with Marie Prevost, Johnnie Walker, Alice Lake, Ray Griffith and…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-01-08
Summary:

Today's attraction at the Coronet Theatre promises to be one of the most interesting feature films which has been presented on the local screen for many a long day. Entitled 'The Master Man,' it shows a combination of intrigue and tragedy. The original story is by F. X. James, and…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-09-22
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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-05-30 - 1925-05-30
Summary:

Last chance to see Anita Stewart in 'The Love Piker.' Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. Starting tomorrow at 6 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Triflers' with Mae Busch, Frank Mayo, Elliott Dexter, Eva Novak, Walter Hiers and Lee Moran. Usual prices. Today till Monday at 2.30 and 7.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-04-21
Summary:

The World Theatre is presenting 'For Better, For Worse,' starring Elliott Dexter and Gloria Swanson. The film was directed by Cecil B. DeMille.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-06-01 - 1925-06-01
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., B. P. Schulberg presents 'The Triflers' with Mae Busch, Eva Novak, Frank Mayo, Elliott Dexter, Walter Hiers and Lee Moran. Usual prices. Starting Wednesday next, 'Red Lights' with Marie Prevost, Johnnie Walker, Alice Lake and a…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-03-28
Summary:

Star Theatre is going to screen 'The Witching Hour' featuring Elliott Dexter. The film is directed by William D. Taylor who also directed 'Huckleberry Finn' film. The film is full of dramatic surprise and suspense.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-27 - 1924-03-28
Summary:

Tonight till Saturday at 5.30 and 9.15, Augustus Thomas's greatest mystery, 'The Witching Hour' with Elliott Dexter and Mary Alden, a Paramount picture. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-06-03
Summary:

A character new to fiction, the stage and the screen is the 'crime deflector' who makes his bow to the public in Goldwyn's 'Red Lights,' a picturization of Edward Rose's mystery melodrama, 'The Rear Car.' The screen version is the attraction at the World…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-05-27 - 1925-05-30
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15, Anita Stewart in 'The Love Piker.' Today and tomorrow only at 2.30 and 7.15, a super Japanese production, 'The Battle.' May 29 Remarks: Today till Monday at 2.30 and 7.15, the first Chinese comedy ever produced, 'The Magical Monk,…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-06-01 - 1925-06-02
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., B. P. Schulberg presents 'The Triflers' with Mae Busch, Eva Novak, Frank Mayo, Elliott Dexter, Walter Hiers and Lee Moran. Usual prices. Starting Wednesday next, Goldwyn presents 'Red Lights' with Marie Prevost, Johnny [sic] Walker…