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: 1925-03-06 - 1925-03-09
Summary:

Carl Laemmle presents 'Love and Glory,' with Chas. de Roche., Wallace MacDonald, Madge Bellamy, Ford Sterling and Gibson Gowland, a Rupert Julian production, Universal-Jewel. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-08-26
Summary:

Hoot Gibson has gained a reputation as one of the most natural comedians of the screen, and his starring vehicle, 'Broadway or Bust,' a special Universal-Gibson production, directed by Edward Sedgwick, has been heralded as one of the funniest of the stories written for him. It came to…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-07-30
Summary:

The film 'Blind Husbands,' the Universal photodrama of the Alps, which is to be shown at the Empire Theatre on Monday. Eric Stroheim [sic], who depicted the repulsive role of a Hun officer in 'The Heart of Humanity' is the starring villain of 'Blind Husbands.'…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-26
Summary:

Hoot Gibson has gained a reputation as one of the most natural comedians of the screen, and his starring vehicle, 'Broadway or Bust,' a special Universal-Gibson production, directed by Edward Sedgwick, has been heralded as one of the funniest of the stories written for him. The picture…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-07-29
Summary:

The most awe-inspiring scenery recorded by the motion picture camera is seen in 'Blind Husbands,' the Universal photodrama of the Tyrolean Alps which comes at the Empire Theatre. The photodrama stars Eric Stroheim [sic] in the role that by his part will add to the hatred aroused by his…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1914-04-21
Summary:

The Gibson Girls' are furnishing great entertainment at the Bijou Theatre with the leading film 'Honesty,' a drama on rural and urban life in France, produced by the Pathe Freres of Paris is in colour.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-09
Summary:

This time is not far distant – perhaps within the next generation – when the motion picture will entirely supplant printed word.' This is the startling statement of Perley Poore Sheehan, noted novelist and, with Robert H. Davis, editor of Munsey's, the author of the novel, 'We Are…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-11-17
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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-01-24
Summary:

The management of the Hongkong Theatre displayed commendable enterprise in its selection of the Gibson artistes to head their bill of attractions at the Cinema last night, and there was the most convincing evidence of its justification, in the capacity house registered. A fine film featuring…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-09-12
Summary:

An attractive Vaudeville programme featuring the Gibson Family Entertainers, will be seen tomorrow at the World Theatre. A six-reel super production, distributed by the Arrow Film Corporation, 'Fools' Gold' with Mitchell Lewis taking the leading role, will be screened tomorrow.…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-15 - 1924-11-15
Summary:

Starting tomorrow, Hoot Gibson in 'Kindled Courage.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-09
Summary:

The cast supporting Hoot Gibson in 'The Sawdust Trail,' his Universal starring feature at the Star Theatre today is of special note. Josie Sedgwick, famous as the leading woman in 'Jubilo,' plays the role of 'Calamity June,' the wild west cowgirl. Others in the cast…

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Headline: Hoot Gibson
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-11-15
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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-07-09 - 1923-07-09
Summary:

Tonight only, Hoot Gibson in 'The Fire Eater.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-10-12 - 1925-10-12
Summary:

Today only, Hoot Gibson in 'The Saddle Hawk.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-10-12 - 1925-10-12
Summary:

Today only, Hoot Gibson in 'The Saddle Hawk.'

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Headline: At the World
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-12-30 - 1925-12-31
Summary:

Showing today and tomorrow, Hoot Gibson in 'Let ‘er Buck.'

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Headline: The World
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-12-30 - 1925-12-31
Summary:

Showing today and tomorrow, Hoot Gibson in 'Let ‘er Buck.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-07-01 - 1924-07-01
Summary:

For an hour of laughter, follow Hoot Gibson through '40-Horse Hawkins.'

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

Commencing Sunday 6th, Hoot Gibson in 'Ride for Your Life.'