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: 1917-11-08
Summary:

The Victoria Theatre is now showing a masterpiece produced by the Film d'Art Italiana, and played by the well-known actress Mdlle. Napierkowska, who showed great talent.

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Headline: Caligula
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-02-17 - 1919-02-17
Summary:

Pathe presents Signorina Napierkowska, the world famous premiere danseuse in the magnificent and spectacular film d'arte Italiana: 'Caligula.' Booking at Robinson's; Coronet Theatre.

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Headline: Coronet Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-02-17 - 1919-02-17
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15 p.m., Pathe presents Signorina [sic] Napierkowska, the world-famous premiere dancer in the magnificent and spectacular film d'arte Italians, 'Caligula.' Prices as usual but no half-price seats. Booking at Robinson's.

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Headline: Coronet Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-02-17 - 1919-02-17
Summary:

Today at 5.15 and 9.15, Pathe presents Signorina [sic] Napierkowska, the world famous premiere danseuse in the magnificent and spectacular film d'arts Italiana, 'Caligula.' Prices as usual but no half price seats. Booking at Robinson's. Film plot included.

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Headline: The Coronet
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-11-18 - 1919-11-21
Summary:

Two big attractions at the Coronet tonight: 1. The famous Russian beauty Olga Petrova in Metro's 5 part comedy drama 'Extravagance'; 2. The great operatic premiere Napierkowska in the Italian spectacular drama 'Caligula' reduced by us from 5 reels to 3. Booking at…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-11-18 - 1919-11-20
Summary:

November 18th to 20th at 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., Olga Petrova in 'Extravagance.' Also Napierkowska in 'Caligula.' Usual prices. Booking at Robinson's. November 18 Remarks: Another ad. on page 5.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-11-18 - 1919-11-20
Summary:

November 18th to 20th at 5.15, 7.15 and 9.15 p.m., Olga Petrova in Metro's comedy drama, 'Extravagance.' Napierkoska [sic] in 'Caligula.' Usual prices. Booking at Robinson's. November 18 Remarks: On page 5, another ad. on the films.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-03-08
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Headline: Atlantide
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-04-03 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

The 'Atlantide' [sic] in 12 parts, Pathe Orient picture, will be shown at the World Theatre. Children not admitted. Film plot included. April 4-7 Remarks: Thd leading actress is Stasia Naperkovska [sic]. April 5 Remarks: Photo included.

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Headline: At the Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-04-03 - 1923-04-05
Summary:

L'Atlantide' (the Queen of Atlantis) in 12 parts, Pathe orient picture. Children not admitted. Prices: $1.50 and $1.00. Soldiers and sailors in uniforms only half prices to stalls. Booking at the theatre. April 4 Remarks: Stacia Napierkowska as the mysterious queen. April 5 Remarks:…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-04-04 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

Wed. 4th to Sat. 7th April at 9 p.m. only, Stasia Napernovska [sic] in 'Atlantide' [sic], 12 parts. Prices $1.5 and $1. At 5.15 p.m., Universal special attraction, Carmel Myers in 'The Mad Marriage,' at usual prices. Booking at the Theatre.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-04-04 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th April. 9 p.m. only, Stacia Napierkowska in 'L'Atlantide' (the Queen of Atlantis) in 12 parts. Prices: $1.50 and $1.00. Soldiers and sailors in uniform only half price to stalls. 5.15 p.m., Universal special attraction, Carmel Myers in 'The Mad…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-04-04 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

Wednesday 4th to Saturday 7th, April, 9 a.m. only, Stasia Naperkovska [sic] in 'Atlantide' (The Queen of Atlantis) in 12 parts. Prices: $1.50 and $1.00. Soldiers and sailors in uniform only half-price to stalls. 5.15 p.m., Universal special attraction, Carmel Myers in 'The Mad…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-04-04 - 1923-04-04
Summary:

Tonight 9 p.m., 'Atlantide' (The Queen of Atlantis) featuring Stasia Naperkovska [sic]. Picture or illustration included.

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-04-07 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

Tonight, last show of Stacia Napierwoska in 'L'Atlantide' (the Queen of Atlantis.)

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Headline: World Theatre
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-04-07 - 1923-04-07
Summary:

Tonight, last show, Stasia Naperkovska [sic] in 'Atlantide' (The Queen of Atlantis).

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Headline: Pathe-Baby
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-11-23 - 1923-11-24
Summary:

Its metalized screen reflects a 3' 3' x 2' 7' picture at a distance of 12 feet from the machine. Pathe-Baby complete with screen 16 x 22 inches: $60.00. Films $1.50 each. Just received the following films: 'The Starfish and the Sea Hedgehog' (scientific), 'A…

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Headline: Pathe-Baby
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-04-11 - 1924-04-11
Summary:

Films just arrived $1.50 per reel. 4. 'Lion and Tiger' (instructive), 10. 'A Clever Chimpanzee' (comedy), 15. 'The Zebra' (instructive), 16. 'The Sacred Scarabers' (instructive), 17. 'The Baby Garden' (for little children), 29. 'An Ingenious…

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Headline: Pathe-Baby
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-04-23 - 1924-04-23
Summary:

Films just arrived $1.50 per reel. 5. 'The Cubs' (instructive), 46. Max Linder, 'Magician' (comedy), 47. 'Cambodian Dances' (Napierkowska) (travel), 86. 'Charlie Chaplin Has Luncheon' (comedy), 87. 'Charlie Chaplin Tries to Flirt' (comedy), 93…