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JulAugust 1981Sep

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Released on Friday, Aug 7 1981
Condorman (1981)CinemaUSA
Heavy Metal (1981)CinemaRUSA

Now Showing Friday, Aug 7 1981
ABC 2, Romford, Romford
Time Bandits
Warner West End, London

Now Showing Friday, Aug 7 1981
State, Tallahassee, FL
Get Carter

Aired on Friday, Aug 7 1981
Date With A Lonely Lady

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 1 1981
Green DoorShakin' Stevens1
Ghost TownThe Specials2
Chant No 1 (I Don't Need This Pressure On)Spandau Ballet3
Happy BirthdayStevie Wonder4
Stars On 45 (2)Star Sound5
Can CanBad Manners6
Hooked On Classics (Part 1)The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra arranged & conducted by Louis Clark7
Body Talk (Vocal)Imagination8
Lay All Your Love On MeABBA9
Dancing On The Floor (Hooked On Love)Third World10
For Your Eyes OnlySheena Easton11
New LifeDepeche Mode12
Sat In Your LapKate Bush13
Back To The SixtiesTight Fit14
Walk Right NowThe Jacksons15
Wordy RappinghoodTom Tom Club16
You Might Need SomebodyRandy Crawford17
No Woman, No Cry (Live At The Lyceum, London)Bob Marley & The Wailers18
Motorhead (Live)Motorhead19
Never SurrenderSaxon20

US Chart
Saturday, Aug 1 1981
Jessie's GirlRick Springfield1
The One That You LoveAir Supply2
Theme From "Greatest American Hero" (Believe It Or Not)Joey Scarbury3
I Don't Need YouKenny Rogers4
ElviraOak Ridge Boys5
Slow HandPointer Sisters6
Bette Davis EyesKim Carnes7
Boy From New York CityThe Manhattan Transfer8
HeartsMarty Balin9
Queen Of HeartsJuice Newton10
You Make My DreamsDaryl Hall & John Oates11
Gemini DreamThe Moody Blues12
(There's) No Gettin' Over MeRonnie Milsap13
Endless LoveDiana Ross14
TimeThe Alan Parsons Project15
Touch Me When We're DancingCarpenters16
Lady (You Bring Me Up)Commodores17
The StrokeBilly Squier18
Sweet BabyStanley Clarke/George Duke19
It's Now Or NeverJohn Schneider20