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: 1925-04-24
Summary:

I never know how valuable a study of clothes could be until I got this role.' So said Kenneth Harlan, after a few days' work in 'Butterfly,' Universal-Jewel-Clarence Brown production of Kathleen Norris' novel. The other three principal characters are played by Laura La…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-05-22
Summary:

Screen tragedy almost became real tragedy when a revolver in the hands of Kenneth Harlan exploded prematurely, seriously injured the screen hero and temporarily stopping production work on 'The Virginian,' which is now playing at the Queen's Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-12-28
Summary:

Coronet Theatre is screening a comedy entitled 'Dangerous Business' featuring Constance Talmadge and Kenneth Harlan. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-01-30 - 1924-01-30
Summary:

Kenneth Harlan, Estelle Taylor and Edith Roberts in 'Thorns and Orange Blossoms.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-05-23 - 1924-05-26
Summary:

Commencing Friday 23rd to Monday 26th May at 5.15 & 9.15 p.m., Kenneth Harlan and Florence Vidor in 'The Virginian,' 1924 production. Usual prices. Booking at Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-05-23 - 1924-05-26
Summary:

Commencing Friday 23rd to Monday 26th May at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Kenneth Harlan and Florence Vidor in 'The Virginian,' a 1924 production. Usual prices. Booking at theatre.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-05-23 - 1924-05-26
Summary:

Commencing Friday, 23rd to Monday 26th May at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Kenneth Harlan and Florence Vidor in 'The Virginian,' 1924 production. Usual prices. Booking at Theatre.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-02-01 - 1924-02-04
Summary:

Today, Estelle Taylor in 'Thorns and Orange Blossoms.' February 4 Remarks: Last performances, the cast also includes Kenneth Harlan and Edith Roberts.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-07-22
Summary:

The Primitive Lover,' starring Constance Talmadge, Harrison Ford and Kenneth Harlan, showing at the Star Theatre today and tomorrow. Film plot included.

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-09-12 - 1924-09-15
Summary:

At 5.15 & 9.15 only, Colleen Moore and Kenneth Harlan in 'April Showers.' Film poster included. At 2.30 & 7.15, 'The Two Orphans,' an all Chinese Shanghai film with complete English sub-titles.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-02-04 - 1924-02-04
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., last performances of Kenneth Harlan, Estelle Taylor and Edith Roberts in 'Thorns and Orange Blossoms.'

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-12-28
Summary:

Dangerous Business,' Constance Talmadge's latest feature, comes to the Coronet today, has a highly original story. Film plot included. Kenneth Harlan, in support, gives a convincing performance. 'Dangerous Business' makes excellent fare for the present season and is sure to…

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Headline: Queen's Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-09-12 - 1924-09-12
Summary:

Today's programme at 5.15 and 9.15, 'April Showers' starring Colleen Moore and Kenneth Harlan, a Preferred Picture. At 2.30 and 7.15, 'The Two Orphans,' another all-Chinese screen classic of life in and around the war-stricken but beautiful envious of Shanghai, played by…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-06-15 - 1925-06-16
Summary:

Today till Thursday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., the latest screen sensation, 'The Temporary Marriage' starring Mildred Davis and Kenneth Harlan. Usual prices. Every Sunday to Wednesday at 2.30 and 7.15 p.m., William Fox presents the greatest serial ever seen, 'Fantomas.' Change of…

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-12-06 - 1924-12-06
Summary:

Last chance to see 'The Girl Who Came Back' with Miriam Cooper, Kenneth Harlan and a great cast. Final show today. Commencing tomorrow, Mae Marsh in 'The Beloved Traitor.' The best picture of her career. Don't miss it.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-04-21 - 1925-04-22
Summary:

For two days only, today and tomorrow, 'Beautiful and Damned' with Marie Prevost, Kenneth Harlan, Harry Meyers [sic], Tully Marshall, Louise Fazenda and others.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-08-06 - 1924-08-08
Summary:

Miriam Cooper, Kenneth Harlan and Walter Long in 'The Broken Wing' presented by B. P. Schulberg. Showing at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 till Saturday.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-18
Summary:

There is nothing complex about 'The Little Church Around the Corner,' the notable film now showing at the Coronet Theatre. The emotions it portrays are simple – the emotions of love and hate and greed and pride. 'The Little Church Around the Corner' calls for the strongest…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-03-16 - 1925-03-18
Summary:

The Little Church Around the Corner' with Claire Windsor, Kenneth Harlan, Hobart Bosworth, Pauline Stark [sic], Alec B. Francis and Winter Hall.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-06-15
Summary:

Today, World Theatre will be screening 'Temporary Marriage' featuring Mildred Davis. The cast also includes Kenneth Harlan, Stuart Holmes, Maude George and Myrtle Steadman. The film is based on the theme of divorce.