A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-28 - 1925-03-28
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, tomorrow positively last shows at 6.00, 7.15 and 9.15, Joseph M. Schenck presents Buster Keaton in the 6-part feature, 'Three Ages,' featuring Margaret Leahy, Wallace Beery, Joe Roberts, Lillian Lawrence, Horace (‘Cupid') Morgan, directed by…

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Headline: Keaton Comedy
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-28
Summary:

Buster Keaton feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' is being shown at Queen's Theatre. Other cast included Margaret Leahy and Wallace Beery. The film is directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie Cline, from the story of Jean Havez, Joe Mitchell and Clyde Bruckman. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1920-10-14 - 1920-10-14
Summary:

Tonight we are showing Mitchell Lewis in The Faith of the Strong.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-28
Summary:

The 'grandeur that was Rome' lives again at the Queen's Theatre, where Buster Keaton's first full-length feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' is being shown. Keaton is supported by Margaret Leahy and Wallace Beery among others of an able cast. 'Three Ages' is a…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1920-10-14 - 1920-10-07
Summary:

60% of Select Pictures is first-class; that 60% comes to the Coronet! Tonight, we are showing Mitchell Lewis in 'The Faith of the Strong.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-09-15
Summary:

Crowds have packed the World Theatre during the week to witness the special production of 'Fools' Gold.' The film starring Mitchell Lewis.

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-03-26
Summary:

Margaret Leahy, who plays opposite Buster Keaton in Metro feature comedy, 'Three Ages,' which comes to the Queen's Theatre today. Other cast included Wallace Beery, Joe Roberts, Lillian Lawrence and Horace 'Cupid' Morgan. The film is directed by Buster Keaton and Eddie…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-09-16 - 1920-09-17
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Select Pictures presents Mitchell Lewis in 'Jacques of the Silver North' in 6 parts. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1921-01-17 - 1921-01-20
Summary:

At 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15: The burial in Westminster Abbey of an unknown British warrior – Mitchell Lewis in 'Children of Banishment' and British Gazette.

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

Lecturing the Royal Institution, Dr. Chalmer Mitchell suggested that a greater use of the cinema in recording experiments on animals would reduce the total number of experiments which it might be thought necessary to permit.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-01-19
Summary:

A remarkable series now being presented in Coronet Theatre called 'Burial of the Unknown Warrior' on Armistice Day. Film plot included. The rest of the screenings included 'Vodavil' and Mitchell Lewis in 'Children of Banishment.'

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-01-17 - 1921-01-20
Summary:

Today till Thursday, at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, the burial in Westminster Abbey of an unknown British warrior, Mitchell Lewis in 'Children of Banishment,' British Gazette, and 'Vodavil' [sic].

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-01-17 - 1921-01-20
Summary:

Today till Thursday, at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, the burial in Westminster Abbey of an unknown British warrior and Mitchell Lewis in 'Children of Banishment.' Also British Gazette and 'Vod-a-Vil.'

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-09-15 - 1920-09-15
Summary:

Tonight at 9.15 p.m., additional performance of 'A Romany Lass.' Tonight at 5.15, Mitchell Lewis in 'Jacques of the Silver North,' a thrilling six-part drama of the Canadian wild, and 'Around the Town.' Picture included.

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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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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-09-15 - 1920-09-15
Summary:

Tonight at 5.15 p.m., Select Pictures presents Mitchell Lewis in 'Jacques of the Silver North' in 6 parts. At 7.15 p.m., 'The Lure of Heart's Desire.' At 9.15 p.m., last performance of 'A Romany Lass.' Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-26
Summary:

Three Ages,' Buster Keaton's first full-length feature, comes to the Queen's Theatre today. Keaton has deserted the two-reel slap-stick comedies, and will henceforth star in comedies of feature attraction. 'Three Ages' is classed as a burlesque on love, marriage and…

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Headline: At the Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-03-15 - 1920-03-15
Summary:

Monday to Thursday, Mitchell Lewis in 'The Code of the Yukon,' a new and thrilling story of love and adventure in the far north with special musical programme. Rex Beach starred Mitchell Lewis in 'The Barrier'; you undoubtedly remember his wonderful work as the French…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1897-05-01
Summary:

The exhibitions of the Cinematograph at the City Hall were today witnessed by about 500 children from the Queen's College. Mr. W. Muskett gave a very lucid and graphic explanation of the pictures, while Professor Charvet has introduced a number of admirable pictures showing Corbett-Mitchell…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1920-09-18 - 1920-09-18
Summary:

Tonight at 2.30, 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Select Pictures presents Mitchell Lewis in 'Jacques of the Silver North' in 6 parts. Also ‘Snub' Comedy and 'Round the Town' [sic]. Illustration included.