A History Of Film Exhibition And Reception In Colonial Hong Kong: 1897 To 1925
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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-02-11 - 1924-02-12
Summary:

William Desmond with Virginia Browne [sic] Faire in 'Shadows of the North.' Usual prices.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-02-11 - 1924-02-12
Summary:

Monday and Tuesday 11th and 12th February, William Desmond with Virginia Brown Faire in 'Shadows of the North.' Usual prices.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1924-02-11 - 1924-02-12
Summary:

Monday and Tuesday 11th & 12th Feb., William Desmond with Virginia Browne [sic] Faire in 'Shadows of the North.' Usual prices.

4
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-05-28 - 1923-05-31
Summary:

May McAvoy in 'A Virginia Courthship' at the World Theatre tomorrow & Wednesday. May 31 Remarks: Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-09-19
Summary:

Sherlock Brown' is a Metro picture with Bert Lytell as the star, which will open for a short run at the Queen's Theatre. Film plot included.

6
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-30 - 1925-04-30
Summary:

The whole town will laugh at 'Welcome Stranger,' with Florence Vidor, Noah Beery, Dore Davidson, Lloyd Hughes, Otis Harlan, Robert Edeson, Wm. V. Mong and Virginia Brown Faire. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-05-29
Summary:

It is an exciting story, with a feud, a thrilling fight and a charming love story all wound up in it. Miss May McAvoy plays the leading role in 'A Virginia Courtship' – coming on the screen of the World Theatre on Tuesday and Wednesday next.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-09-19
Summary:

Bert Lytell, the popular Metro star, will be seen in another screenplay, 'Sherlock Brown,' which has been described as 'not a Conan Doyle story,' which opens at the Queen's Theatre today. This new picture concerns, mainly, an earnest young clerk whose solitary ambition…

9
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1919-06-18 - 1919-06-19
Summary:

A new star, Virginia Pearson in 'Blazing Love,' a new style of photoplay, tonight at the Coronet. Usual prices. Booking at Robinson's.

10
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-27
Summary:

The feature attraction now showing at the Coronet Theatre, 'Fair Lady,' is based on Rex Beach's novel 'The Net' and has been produced with the greatest dramatic and technical skill. Presenting thus both thrill and romance, 'Fair Lady' is essentially melodrama;…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-24
Summary:

Fair Lady' the big First National feature attraction comes to the Coronet Theatre this evening, founded on Rex Beach's novel, 'The Net.' There are thrills aplenty and the suspense is maintained with Rex Beach's usual masterly skills. Betty Blythe heads a notable cast.…

12
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1924-09-08
Summary:

Stormswept,' Robert Thornby's new and novel drama of the sea, is now being shown at the World Theatre for today and tomorrow only. The film starred Beery brothers – Wallace and Noah. Other in the cast are Arline Pretty and Virginia Faire.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-26
Summary:

When the story is taken from a novel with an author like Rex Beach, as it has been in 'Fair Lady,' the picture now showing at the Coronet Theatre, you can rest assured that the result will be distinctly above the average. 'Fair Lady' is the story of a vendetta, with the…

14
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1919-12-23
Summary:

Sir Walter Scott wrote a highly successful English novel, the motion picture version which bids fair to eclipse the popularity of the book upon which it was founded. 'The Bishop's Emeralds' featuring Virginia Pearson, will be seen at the Victoria Theatre. It is the first of a…

15
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-04-29 - 1925-04-29
Summary:

A big Broadway success, the hit of a London season, 'Welcome Stranger' has been made into a corking picture. In addition to the Jewish humour that made 'Potash and Perlmutter' such a success, there is also that touch of nature that is so essential to even the funniest of…

16
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1921-12-13
Summary:

The age-old conflict between love and duty is given a new turn in Jacques Jaccard's newest story and called 'Under Northern Lights.' And the most important figure is a corporal of the Royal North West Mounted Police. 'Under Northern Lights' is announced for tonight at…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-08-13
Summary:

Although 'The Famous Mrs. Fair,' which comes to the Coronet Theatre this evening as the feature attraction for the next few days, is a picture with a strong moral for those who care to see the lesson. The principal object of 'The Famous Mrs. Fair' is to entertain. That it…

18
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1921-12-13 - 1921-12-15
Summary:

Today 5.15 and 9.15 p.m. today, Virginia Faire and Leonard Clapham in 'Under Northern Lights.' Eddie Lyons and Lee Moran in 'Roman Romeos,' a Universal Jewel comedy. 2.30 and 7.15 p.m. performances, 16 and 17 episodes of 'King of Circus' [sic]. Booking at Messrs…

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1922-01-09
Summary:

At the Coronet Theatre, 'Fair and Warmer' will be shown in this evening. The stage comedy is written by Auexy [sic] Hopwood, and the leading role is taken by May Allison. Film synopsis included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1924-03-25
Summary:

Breathing all the passion and glamour of the vendetta, 'Fair Lady' which comes to the Coronet Theatre this evening for the first time, is a picture of intense drama. The story alone has the strongest appeal, taken as it has been from Rex Beach's popular novel, 'The Net.…