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: 1924-08-18 - 1924-08-20
Summary:

Jesse L. Lasky presents George Melford production, 'The Great Impersonation' with James Kirkwood, a Paramount picture. Also Wolf Cub Party and Scenes of Pekin. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-07-05 - 1924-07-05
Summary:

Jesse L. Lasky presents Rudolph Valentino and Agnes Ayres in 'The Sheik,' a George Melford production, a Paramount super special attraction.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-12-16
Summary:

Much interest has been aroused over a film of Mr. Lloyd George's life, which is just being completed. The story was written by Sir Sidney Low, lecturer on Imperial and Colonial history, King's College, University of London, and made into a film by the well-known producer, Mr. Maurice…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-16 - 1924-08-19
Summary:

Commencing tomorrow at 6, 7.30 and 9.15, Jesse L. Lasky presents a George Melford production, 'The Great Impersonation' with James Kirkwood, a Paramount picture. August 16 Remarks: Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-16 - 1924-07-16
Summary:

Commencing Friday, July 18, Jesse L. Lasky presents 'The Sheik,' with Agnes Ayres and Rudolph Valentino, a George Melford production, Paramount picture. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-11-08
Summary:

The film portraying the life story of Mr. Lloyd George introduces a new phase in the cinema. The producers consider that the history symbolizes the spirit of the Allies. It was expected that the film would be completed in October.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-18 - 1924-08-18
Summary:

Today till Wednesday at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Jesse L. Lasky presents a George Melford production, 'The Great Impersonation' with James Kirkwood, a Paramount picture. Illustration included. Also showing 'Hongkong Boy Scout Association Wolf Cub Party' and Scenes of Pekin…

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Headline: George Arliss
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-03-17 - 1923-03-17
Summary:

George Arliss in 'The Ruling Passion' at the Coronet today and tomorrow. Photo included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-12-02
Summary:

The Lasky Company will present Blanche Sweet in a tense story of an American girl's adventures among Mexicans 'The Evil Eye,' directed by Geo. H. Melford. The film will be screen in Hongkong Theatre from tomorrow to next Friday.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-18 - 1924-07-18
Summary:

Commencing today at 5.15 and 9.15 only, Jesse L. Lasky presents 'The Sheik,' with Agnes Ayres and Rudolph Valentino, a George Melford production, Paramount picture. Prices: $2.00 and $1.00. At 2.30 and 7.15 at usual prices, May Allison in 'The Walk-Offs.' Illustration…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-19
Summary:

Every reader of fiction knows E. Phillips Oppenheim, the man who writes those exciting mystery stories of the high life. Therefore, it is not necessary to introduce the author of the new film coming to the Coronet Theatre this evening, 'The Great Impersonation,' which is one of…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1913-01-16 - 1913-05-02
Summary:

The proprietor of the hotel has already spent $12,000 in throughly renovating and refurnishing the premises. A piece of vacant ground adjoining the hotel may convert into an Open-Air Skating Rink, Bowling Alley or Open-Air Cinematograph Show, etc.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-03-15
Summary:

The Ruling Passion,' in which George Arliss takes the principal role, will be shown at the Coronet Theatre today. It is noted that George Arliss has previous been appeared on the screen in 'Disraeli.' Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1918-11-29
Summary:

Another incident had been added to the 'Lloyd George' film. The counterfeit 'Lloyd George' was conducted by a torchlight procession through the street of Carnarvon, and pictures were taken the reproduction of the declaration of the poll in 1892, when the Prime Minister was re…

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-11-29 - 1924-11-29
Summary:

Tomorrow at 6 and 9.15, Jesse L. Lasky presents George Melford production, 'Moran of the Lady Letty' with Dorothy Dalton, with a great supporting cast, including Rudolph Valentino, from the world-famous story by Frank Norris, scenario by Monte M. Katterjohn. Illustration included.…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-01-25 - 1919-01-25
Summary:

Caption: George Walsh Direction William Fox. Synopsis included. It will be shown at the Coronet Theatre on Monday next.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-10-18
Summary:

Beginning tonight the Star will show 'Disraeli,' which is a convincing attempt to depict a critical period in the career of the great statesman. George Arliss, the star, is an English actor, who had to go to America to make a reputation. When he made the screen adaptation, he brought…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-06-22
Summary:

The new programme for the week includes a drama by Beulah M. Dix, 'The Sunset Trail' in five parts, Miss Vivian Martin figures in the leading role. It is a story written by Alice McIver and directed by Geo. H. Melford. A very interesting comedy will be screened at the beginning.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-19 - 1924-07-21
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15, tomorrow at 6 and 9.15, Jesse L. Lasky presents 'The Sheik,' with Agnes Ayres and Rudolph Valentino, a George Melford production, Paramount picture. Increased prices: $2.00 and $1.00. Today at 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. only, May Allison in 'The Walk-Offs' and…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-07-17 - 1924-07-22
Summary:

Commencing tomorrow, 'The Sheik,' with Agnes Ayres and Rudolph Valentino, a George Melford production, a Paramount picture. July 17-18 Remarks: Illustration included. July 18-19 & 21 Remarks: Commencing today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. only. Increased prices, $2 and $1. At 2.30 & 7.…