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NovDecember 1978Jan
Born on this Day
Joe Absolom

Birthdays for this date

Passed on Saturday, Dec 16 1978
Alice Adair

Now Showing Saturday, Dec 16 1978
ABC, London
Death on the Nile
Empire, London
Leicester Square Theatre, Westminster, London
Thirty-Nine Steps
London Pavilion, London
Revenge of the Pink Panther
Lumiere, London
Pete's Dragon
Odeon Haymarket, London
Midnight Express
Odeon Leicester Square, London
Force 10 From Navarone
Plaza, London
Heaven Can Wait
Saturday Night Fever
Watership Down
The Greek Tycoon
Prince Charles, London
The Beast
Warner West End, London
Death on the Nile
Wild Geese

Now Showing Saturday, Dec 16 1978
Prince Charles, London
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre

Now Showing Saturday, Dec 16 1978
Capital Drive-In, Tallahassee, FL
The Choirboys
Which Way Is Up?
Capitol Cinema, Tallahassee, FL
The Boys From Brazil
Alice, Sweet Alice
The Rocky Horror Picture Show
National Lampoon's Animal House
Cinema Twin, Tallahassee, FL
Who is Killing the Great Chefs of Europe?
Cheech & Chong's
"Up in Smoke"
Florida Theatre, Tallahassee, FL
At Last, at Last
Miracle, Tallahassee, FL
Oliver's Story
Spirit of Seventy Sex
The Other Side of Midnight
Fairy Tales
Northwood Mall, Tallahassee, FL
Sea Gypsies
Varsity Theatre, Tallahassee, FL
Saturday Night Fever

Aired on Saturday, Dec 16 1978
1750Basil Brush ShowEpisode
1820Doctor WhoThe Androids of Tara: Part 4
1940All Creatures Great and SmallA Dog's Life
2030Some Mothers Do 'Ave EmPreparing for Australia
1800Bruce Forsyth's Big NightEpisode
1930Mind Your LanguageAll Through the Night
2215By Alan Bennett ... Six PlaysDoris and Doreen

Aired on Saturday, Dec 16 1978
0800Scooby Doo, Where Are You?The Beast Is Awake in Bottomless Lake
2000Welcome Back KotterA Winter's Coat Tale

UK Chart
Saturday, Dec 16 1978
Mary's Boy Child, Oh My LordBoney M1
Y.M.C.A.Village People2
Do Ya Think I'm SexyRod Stewart3
A Taste Of AggroThe Barron Knights4
Too Much HeavenThe Bee Gees5
I Lost My Heart To A Starship TrooperSarah Brightman & Hot Gossip6
Le FreakChic7
You Don't Bring Me FlowersBarbra & Neil8
Always And ForeverHeatwave9
Mind Blowing Decisions (Remix)Heatwave9
Hanging On The TelephoneBlondie10
Lay Your Love On MeRacey11
Don't Cry Out LoudElkie Brooks12
Rat TrapThe Boomtown Rats13
Pretty Little Angel EyesShowaddywaddy14
Part Time LoveElton John15
In The BushMusique16
Greased Lightnin'John Travolta17
Don't Let It Fade AwayDarts18
Shooting StarDollar19
Tommy GunThe Clash20

US Chart
Saturday, Dec 16 1978
You Don't Bring Me FlowersBarbra & Neil1
Le FreakChic2
Too Much HeavenThe Bee Gees3
I Just Wanna StopGino Vannelli4
My LifeBilly Joel5
I Love The Nightlife (Disco Round)Alicia Bridges6
Time PassagesAl Stewart7
Sharing The Night TogetherDr. Hook8
(Our Love) Don't Throw It All AwayAndy Gibb9
MacArthur ParkDonna Summer10
Strange WayFirefall11
Y.M.C.A.Village People12
Hold The LineToto13
How Much I FeelAmbrosia14
Straight OnHeart15
How You Gonna See Me NowAlice Cooper16
Sweet LifePaul Davis17
Ooh Baby BabyLinda Ronstadt18
PromisesEric Clapton19
Alive AgainChicago20