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: 1921-02-22
Summary:

The six-part picture, 'The Blood Barrier,' a thrilling tragedy, is now being shown at the Hongkong Theatre. The leading roles are taken by Sylvia Braemer and Major Trevor.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-02-21
Summary:

The Blood Barrier,' a thrilling 6-parts drama, featuring Sylvia Breamer and Major Trevor, is the leading attraction in the Hongkong Theatre. During the week, commencing tonight, the mysterious 'Orville' is giving a series of spirit seances performance.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-09-17 - 1925-09-19
Summary:

Today till Saturday 'Fifth Avenue Models' starring Mary Philbin and Norman Kerry. Illustration included.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-09-17 - 1925-09-19
Summary:

Today till Saturday, 'Fifth Avenue Models,' starring Mary Philbin and Norman Kerry, a Universal-Jewel picture. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-09-06 - 1924-09-06
Summary:

The Acquittal,' with Claire Windsor, Norman Kerry, Barbara Bedford and Richard Travers.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-09-08 - 1924-09-09
Summary:

Claire Windsor and Norman Kerry in 'The Acquittal' supported by Barbara Bedford and Richard Travers.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-09-06 - 1924-09-08
Summary:

The Acquittal' with Claire Windsor, Norman Kerry, Barbara Beford [sic] & Richard Travers, coming today.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-09-06 - 1924-09-08
Summary:

Coming today, 'The Acquittal' with Claire Windsor, Norman Kerry, Barbara Bedford and Richard Travers.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-11-05
Summary:

In 'Wolves of the North,' the Universal photodrama which is now running at the Hongkong Theatre, wolf-men are depicted. The story was written by Norman Dawn, who also directed it, with Eva Novak in the principal role. Film synopsis included.

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Headline: Film City Razed
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-01-05
Summary:

Los Angeles, Cal., Dec 28 – It is reported that a terrific fire swept over Universal City early this morning completely destroying buildings and studio equipment valued at $330,000. Norman Kerry and Edward Bush were both badly burned. – China Press

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

Written by Richard Harding Davis, the story fills one with a healthy admiration for the modesty of the hero played by Norman Kerry. How the revolutionary is checkmated by Clay provides most of the action and ends dramatically. The picture will run from Wednesday to Saturday.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-17
Summary:

Today at the Coronet – 'Cytherea,' the Goddess of Love and the idol of pictures, Lewis S. Stone, take a great part as Lee Randon. The picture also starred Irene Rich and Norman Kerry. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-01-09 - 1925-01-09
Summary:

Merry-Go-Round' starring Mary Philbin and Norman Kerry, a Universal super-Jewel, directed by Rupert Julian, presented by Carl Laemmle. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-01-06 - 1925-01-09
Summary:

Acclaimed by press and public in New York. Film review included. Carl Laemmle presents 'Merry Go Round' commencing Wednesday. January 7-9 remark: Mary Philbin and Norman Kerry in 'Merry-Go-Round.'

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-06-01
Summary:

Mabel Normand, the film actress, has accepted an offer of £500 a week from Mr. Norman Lee, revue producer, connected with the Gulliver circuit. Mr. Lee has also engaged Mr. Bryant Washburn.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-01-19 - 1925-01-19
Summary:

Today only at 5.30 and 9.15, 'Cytherea,' a First National 1924 attraction with Lewis Stone, Alma Rubens, Irene Rich and Norman Kerry. Usual prices.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-01-14 - 1925-01-19
Summary:

To err is human, to forgive, divine. See 'Cytherea.' January 19 remarks: 'Cytherea,' a First National 1924 attraction with Lewis Stone, Alma Rubens, Irene Rich and Norman Kerry.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-01-19 - 1925-01-19
Summary:

Today only at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., 'Cytherea,' a First National 1924 attraction with Lewis Stone, Alma Rubens, Irene Rich and Norman Kerry. Usual prices.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-03-10
Summary:

Edith Roberts, the Universal star, who starred in 'Lasca,' is coming to the World Theatre today in 'The Fire Cat.' The film was written and directed by Norman Dawn, it carries the same elements as 'Lasca' and 'The Adorable Savage.' Wallace McDonald was a…