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Passed on Monday, Aug 7 1978
Eddie Calvert

Now Showing Monday, Aug 7 1978
Leicester Square Theatre, Westminster, London
Wild Geese

Now Showing Monday, Aug 7 1978
Capitol Cinema, Tallahassee, FL
Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope
Varsity Theatre, Tallahassee, FL

Aired on Monday, Aug 7 1978
1820Come Back, Mrs. NoahThe Housing Problem
ITV London
2230Dracula A.D. 1972

UK Chart
Saturday, Aug 5 1978
You're The One That I WantJohn Travolta & Olivia Newton-John1
The Smurf SongFather Abraham & The Smurfs3
Dancing In The CityMarshall, Hain4
Boogie Oogie OogieA Taste Of Honey5
Wild West HeroElectric Light Orchestra6
A Little Bit Of SoapShowaddywaddy7
Like ClockworkThe Boomtown Rats8
5-7-0-5City Boy9
Brown Girl In The RingBoney M10
Rivers Of BabylonBoney M10
Forever AutumnJustin Hayward11
Run For HomeLindisfarne12
If The Kids Are UnitedSham 6913
Life's Been GoodJoe Walsh14
StayJackson Browne15
Used Ta Be My GirlThe O'Jays16
Come Back And Finish What You StartedGladys Knight & The Pips17
AirportThe Motors18
From East To WestVoyage19
Scots MachineVoyage19
My WaySex Pistols20
No-One Is Innocent (A Punk Prayer By Ronald Biggs)Sex Pistols20

US Chart
Saturday, Aug 5 1978
Miss YouThe Rolling Stones1
Three Times A LadyCommodores2
GreaseFrankie Valli3
Last DanceDonna Summer4
Shadow DancingAndy Gibb5
Baker StreetGerry Rafferty6
Hot BloodedForeigner8
Love Will Find A WayPablo Cruise9
Still The SameBob Seger10
Magnet And SteelWalter Egan11
Copacabana (At The Copa)Barry Manilow12
Life's Been GoodJoe Walsh13
My Angel BabyToby Beau14
I'm Not Gonna Let It Bother Me TonightAtlanta Rhythm Section15
An Everlasting LoveAndy Gibb16
Boogie Oogie OogieA Taste Of Honey17
Hopelessly Devoted To YouOlivia Newton-John18
King TutSteve Martin19
The Groove LineHeatwave20