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Now Showing Friday, Aug 24 1979
UK
ABC1, Romford, Romford
Porridge

Now Showing Friday, Aug 24 1979
USA
Capitol Cinema, Tallahassee, FL
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope


UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 18 1979
I Don't Like MondaysThe Boomtown Rats1
We Don't Talk AnymoreCliff Richard2
Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3Ian Dury & The Blockheads3
After The Love Has GoneEarth, Wind & Fire4
AngeleyesABBA5
Voulez-VousABBA5
Hersham BoysSham 696
Can't Stand Losing YouThe Police7
WantedThe Dooleys8
Duke Of EarlDarts9
The Diary Of Horace WimpElectric Light Orchestra10
Bang BangB A Robertson11
Beat The ClockSparks12
Angel EyesRoxy Music13
GangstersSpecial AKA14
Girls TalkDave Edmunds15
Stay With Me Till DawnJudie Tzuke16
Sweet Little Rock N' RollerShowaddywaddy17
Born To Be AlivePatrick Hernandez18
Ooh! What A LifeThe Gibson Brothers19
Morning DanceSpyro Gyra20


US Chart
Saturday, Aug 18 1979
Good TimesChic1
My SharonaThe Knack2
The Main Event & FightBarbra Streisand3
Bad GirlsDonna Summer4
After The Love Has GoneEarth, Wind and Fire5
When You're In Love With A Beautiful WomanDr. Hook6
Ring My BellAnita Ward7
The Devil Went Down To GeorgiaCharlie Daniels Band8
You Can't Change ThatRaydio9
Mama Can't Buy You LoveElton John10
I Was Made For Lovin' YouKiss11
Sad EyesRobert John12
Lead Me OnMaxine Nightingale13
Don't Bring Me DownElectric Light Orchestra14
Makin' ItDavid Naughton15
I'll Never Love This Way AgainDionne Warwick16
SuspicionsEddie Rabbitt17
GoldJohn Stewart18
Hot StuffDonna Summer19
Goodbye StrangerSupertramp20

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