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Released on Saturday, Aug 12 1961
The Pit and the Pendulum (1961)CinemaUSA

Now Showing Saturday, Aug 12 1961
Casino, London
Search for Paradise

Aired on Saturday, Aug 12 1961
1725BoneheadAn Inside Job
1800Juke Box JuryEpisode #1.106
1910Golden GirlThe Extractor
1940Charlie Chester: On Laughter ServiceEpisode
2050Deadline MidnightPen of Venom
2150ITV PlaysMary Stuart

UK Chart
Thursday, Aug 10 1961
You Don't KnowHelen Shapiro1
Well I Ask YouEden Kane2
Halfway To ParadiseBilly Fury3
RomeoPetula Clark4
TemptationThe Everly Brothers5
You Always Hurt The One You LoveClarence 'Frogman' Henry6
A Girl Like YouCliff Richard7
Hello Mary LouRicky Nelson8
Travellin' ManRicky Nelson8
TimeCraig Douglas9
PasadenaThe Temperance Seven10
RunawayDel Shannon11
Baby I Don't CareBuddy Holly12
Valley Of TearsBuddy Holly12
Don't You Know It?Adam Faith13
Climb Ev'ry MountainShirley Bassey14
Reach For The StarsShirley Bassey14
Runnin' ScaredRoy Orbison15
Quarter To ThreeU.S. Bonds16
MarchetaKarl Denver17
Johnny Remember MeJohn Leyton18
A Scottish Soldier (Green Hills Of Tyrol)Andy Stewart19
Moody RiverPat Boone20

US Chart
Monday, Aug 7 1961
Tossin' And Turnin'Bobby Lewis1
I Like It Like That (Part 1)Chris Kenner2
Last NightMar-Keys3
Dum DumBrenda Lee4
Hats Off To LarryDel Shannon5
TogetherConnie Francis6
Pretty Little Angel EyesCurtis Lee7
Let's Twist AgainChubby Checker8
Wooden Heart (Muss I Denn)Joe Dowell9
MichaelThe Highwaymen10
The Boll Weevil SongBrook Benton11
Quarter To ThreeU.S. Bonds12
Never On SundayThe Chordettes13
I'll Be ThereDamita Jo14
You Don't Know What You've Got (Until You Lose It)Ral Donner15
School Is OutGary (U.S.) Bonds16
CupidSam Cooke17
My Kind Of GirlMatt Monro18
San Antonio RoseFloyd Cramer19
HurtTimi Yuro20