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: 1923-10-10 - 1923-10-10
Summary:

Johnnie Walker in 'Captain Fly-by-Night,' from the tale by Johnston McCulley, directed by William K. Howard. Illustration included.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-10-09
Summary:

Keble Howard is interested in plays and films. His new farce, 'Lord Bass,' had a splendid reception in the provinces recently, with the author in the name part. If the right theatre can be obtained, the farce will be seen in London this side of Christmas. A film version of his novel…

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Headline: William Farnum
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-09-27 - 1923-10-10
Summary:

William Fox presents William Farnum in 'A Tale of Two Cities,' by Charles Dickens, an immortal story of the French Revolution. September 27 Remarks: The ad. didn't mention the theatre's name, surmised from other ads. October 8 Remarks: Coming to the World Theatre on Wednesday…

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-09-27 - 1923-09-27
Summary:

William Farnum in Charles' immortal story 'A Tale of Two Cities.'

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1919-03-24 - 1919-03-24
Summary:

The three most popular film actors in the public estimation are William S. Hart, Douglas Fairbanks and William Farnum. The Coronet has booked pictures starring all three. Today we are showing your old favourite Douglas Fairbanks in 'Double Trouble.'

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Headline: Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1925-08-31 - 1925-08-31
Summary:

Today at 5.30 and 9.15, Jack Dempsey in 'K. O. for Cupid' and Elaine Hammerstein in 'The Midnight Express.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1925-08-31 - 1925-08-31
Summary:

Today only at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Jack Dempsey in 'K. O. for Cupid' and Elaine Hammerstein in 'The Midnight Express.'

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Headline: Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1925-08-31 - 1925-08-31
Summary:

Today only at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., Jack Dempsey in 'K. O. for Cupid' and Elaine Hammerstein in 'The Midnight Express.'

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-08-28 - 1923-08-29
Summary:

Tonight & tomorrow, E. K. Lincoln in 'Virtuous Men,' in 8 reels.

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Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-08-23
Summary:

The Fighting Guide,' stars William Duncan, commences at the Star today. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-08-23
Summary:

From today onwards, Star Theatre is going to screen 'The Fighting Guide' featuring William Duncan. Film synopsis included.

12
Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-08-28 - 1923-08-29
Summary:

An old film, but a good one! Tonight and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15, E. K. Lincoln in 'Virtuous Men.'

13
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1922-12-27
Summary:

Mary Pickford, Douglas Fairbanks, Charlie Chaplin, Pola Negri and possibly several other famous American moving picture stars are coming to the Orient on a trip around the world early in the spring, according to the information given the Associated Press in New York. The New York Dispatch says…

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1923-02-05 - 1923-02-07
Summary:

Today at 5.30 & 9.15 p.m., E. K. Lincoln in 'The Inner Voice,' in 7 big reels, Comedy & Gazette.

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Headline: The Star
Newspaper Source: The China Mail
Publication Date: 1923-08-28 - 1923-08-29
Summary:

An old film, but a good one. Tonight and tomorrow at 5.30 and 9.15, E. K. Lincoln in 'Virtuous Men' in 8 reels.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-02-05 - 1923-02-07
Summary:

Today at 5.30 and 9.15 p.m., E. K. Lincoln in 'The Inner Voice' in 7 big reels. Also Comedy and Gazette.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1918-09-02
Summary:

Mr Paul K. Rainey is one of the most famous American explorers and moving picture photographers. He and Heller will travel through China, Indo-China and the Philippines.

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Newspaper Source: South China Morning Post
Publication Date: 1923-03-19
Summary:

William Farnum will be seen at the World Theatre, in a screen dramatization of Victor Hugo's immortal story 'Les Miserables.' It is a production under the Fox Film Corporation. Film plot included.

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

Earle Williams is the star of 'The Silver Car,' the drama presented at the Grand tonight. The story is one of political intrigue, with a dashing young hero, who, disguised as a chauffeur, penetrates the secrets of the enemy stronghold. Film plot included.

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Newspaper Source: Hong Kong Telegraph
Publication Date: 1903-02-14 - 1903-02-24
Summary:

Department store ad. Sale of Cinemagraphs in various prices. Mentioned that Cinemagraphs can be worked by a child.