A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-14 - 1925-02-14
Summary:

Sunday and Monday only, Russell Simpson, Barbara Tennant and Gertrude Olmstead in 'The Shadows of Conscience' in seven reels. Picture or illustration included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-02-16 - 1925-02-16
Summary:

Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15, last chance to see Russell Simpson, Barbara Tennant and Gertrude Olmstead in 'Shadows of Conscience' in seven reels. Starting tomorrow, 'Koenigsmark.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-03-11
Summary:

World Theatre is screening 'Defying Destiny' featuring Irene Rich. The cast also includes Jackie Saunders, Russell Simpson and Tully Marshall.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-02-16 - 1925-02-16
Summary:

Last chance to see Russell Simpson, Gertrude Olmstead and Barbara Tenant [sic] in 'Shadows of Conscience' (in seven reels). Starting tomorrow, the wonderful picturization of Pierre Benoit's novel 'Koenigsmark' (in 12 reels).

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-11
Summary:

The unusual picture 'Defying Destiny,' showing at the World Theatre today, is an excellent feature in which the star, Irene Rich, is given an opportunity for the display of her emotional ability. The star is supported by a fine cast, including Jackie Saunders, Russell Simpson and Tully…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-04-24 - 1923-04-25
Summary:

House Peters, Edith Hallor, Gertrude Claire, Mary Philbin, Russell Simpson, Ramsey Wallace and Geo. Hackathorne in 'Human Hearts.' Illustration included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-02-16 - 1925-02-16
Summary:

Last chance to see Russell Simpson, Gertrude Olmstead and Barbara Tennant in 'Shadows of Conscience' in 7 reels. Final show today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. Starting tomorrow, the wonderful picturization of Pierre Benoit's world-famous novel, 'Koenigsmark' in 12 great reels…

8
Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-06-24 - 1924-06-24
Summary:

Today and tomorrow at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15, Edwin Carewe's master-drama, 'Girl of the Golden West,' with J. Warren Kerrigan, Sylvie Breamer, Russell Simpson and Rosemary Theby. Illustration included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-11 - 1925-03-12
Summary:

Today till Saturday at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Monte Blue and Irene Rich in 'Defying Destiny,' with Jackie Saunders, Russell Simpson and Tully Marshall. With special music at ordinary prices. By special request, romantic 'Koenigsmark' will be shown again soon.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-09 - 1925-03-10
Summary:

Today and tomorrow only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Constance Talmadge in 'The Beauty Shop.' Usual prices. Starting Wednesday next, Monte Blue and Irene Rich in 'Defying Destiny,' with Jackie Saunders, Russell Simpson and Tully Marshall.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-03-10 - 1925-03-10
Summary:

Starting tomorrow, Monte Blue and Irene Rich in 'Defying Destiny,' with Jackie Saunders, Russell Simpson and Tully Marshall. With special music at ordinary prices. Today only at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Constance Talmadge in 'The Beauty Shop.'

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-06-23
Summary:

The Girl of the Golden West,' the fine feature film now showing at the Coronet Theatre is unique in that the theme has already inspired a stage play, an opera and a book. Among the well-known screen players who take the leading parts are J. Warren Kerrigan, Sylvia Breamer, Russell Simpson,…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-29 - 1924-03-31
Summary:

Commencing Monday, March 3rd, Warner Bros. present Wesley Barry in 'Rags to Riches,' Harry Rapf production, enacted by a distinguished supporting cast, including Niles Welch, Ruth Renick, Russell Simpson, Richard Tucker and Eulalie Jensen. P.S. don't fail to see Hoot Gibson in his…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-06-21 - 1924-06-25
Summary:

Sunday at 6, 7.30 and 9.15, Monday to Wednesday at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., 'The Girl of the Golden West,' presented by Edwin Carewe, adapted from David Belasco's powerful drama of the stage, with Sylvia Breamer, J. Warren Kerrigan, Russell Simpson, Rosemary Theby, Wilfred…

15
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-09-14 - 1925-09-14
Summary:

Today only, 'Painted People' with Colleen Moore and a wonderful supporting cast, including Anna Q. Nilsson, Mary Carr, Russell Simpson, Charles Murray, Mary Astor [sic], June Elvidge and Bull Montana. Tomorrow and Wednesday at 2.30, 5, 7.15 and 9.30, Douglas Fairbanks in 'The…

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

Playgoers who have not been fortunate enough to pay a visit to the Theatre Royal during the Forbes Russell season should bear in mind the coming three days' engagement of this really first-class company at the Star, commencing Wednesday. For these performances, the Company has selected the…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-09-14 - 1925-09-14
Summary:

Today only, a fine seven reel comedy, 'Painted People' with Colleen Moore and a wonderful supporting cast, including Anna Q. Nilsson, Mary Carr, Russell Simpson, Charles Murray, Mary Astor [sic], June Elvidge and Bull Montana. Tomorrow and Wednesday at 2.30, 5, 7.15 and 9.30, Douglas…

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-06-21 - 1924-06-21
Summary:

Today at 2.30, 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., Constance Talmadge in 'The Primitive Lover.' Tomorrow at 6, 7.30 and 9.15 p.m., Edwin Carewe's master drama, 'The Girl of the Golden West,' from David Belasco's great stage success, with Sylvia Breamer, J. Warren Kerrigan,…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-10-03
Summary:

Romance,' the appealing drama to be presented at the Star tonight, has gained for itself a worldwide reputation. It was originally played in London by Doris Keene. The Forbes Russell Company gives a delightful rendering of the drama. In the previous appearance at the Theatre Royal here,…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-11-13
Summary:

Following on their season at the Theatre Royal, the Forbes Russell Company are appearing at the Star for three nights, presenting that old favourite 'Paddy, the Next Best Thing.' Performers include Niqua Lewis, Frederick Burtwell, Guy Buckley, Enid Sass and Billie Sinclair. Tonight the…