A classic Friends episode, not as good as the last one, but still great TV.Plot In A Paragraph: Monica receives some boxes of things off her parents from her old bedroom, in their is an old videotape of her and Rachel getting ready for their prom, which reveals Ross made an unexpected gesture all those years ago. Here's the definitive Friends dictionary that, if you're a fan, you definitely won't need... but will make you nostalgic for your Village buds all the same. The episode is popular among fans of the series. After he starts making more money playing Drake Ramoray on Days of Our Lives, Joey gives Chandler an extremely tacky gold, engraved bracelet as thanks for paying for head shots and food. Was this review helpful to you? At first, Schwimmer did not want to wear the afro wig and mustache because he thought he would look like Gabe Kaplan in Welcome Back, Kotter (a similarity referenced in the episode). If you go back to the very first episode of Friends (The One Where Monica Gets A Roommate), you’ll notice something a little off about Phoebe. In an attempt to tackle all 236 episodes, here's a list of the ones that you (and your Phoebe friend) absolutely, no-questions-asked must watch right away. During the prom video, Monica, Rachel, and Monica's date Roy are standing in the living room. He reluctantly buys a replacement, but the original is found shortly afterwa… He's kneeling on the floor sliding the mic toward the girls. Monica still can't get a job, and money is becoming tight. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. When Rachel tells Ross they'll never be a couple, she goes on to state "I fell for you and got clobbered, then you fall for me and I get clobbered again". It was episode 2.14 and was called "The one with the prom video". After he starts making more money playing Drake Ramoray on Days of Our Lives, Joey gives Chandler an extremely tacky gold, engraved bracelet as thanks for paying for head shots and food. You must be a registered user to use the IMDb rating plugin. When Roy leaves the room saying, "I'm gonna kick Chip's ass," the camera follows him out, but as it's turning the boom mic operator is visible. Rachel seems to be stood up by her prom date, Chip Matthews, so after some persuading from Judy, Ross plans to take her to prom instead. Produced by Various. When Chandler presents Joey with the gold bracelet in the coffee shop, Joey begins to take his coat off. Chandler apologizes to Joey and promises to never take it off again, though later loses it. In fact he's younger than any of the main cast. Aniston, Cox and Schwimmer wore additional costumes and make-up for the prom video scenes. IMDb Interviews "Asur" Star Arshad Warsi About His Watchlist, Friends: The One Before the Last One - Ten Years of Friends. Christina Pickles - Judy Geller Matthew Perry - Chandler Bing When Friends premiered on NBC 25 years ago this week, the cast had no idea whether it would even be picked up for additional episodes. She mulls over her options now that her funds are dwindling, but is anxious of whether to borrow from her parents. Check out some of the IMDb editors' favorites movies and shows to round out your Watchlist. Although he's supposed to be about the same age as Monica, in reality Michael Ray Bower is 9 years younger than Courteney Cox. Add the first question. It appeared on one of the first region 1 "Best Of" DVD releases and is one of the two episodes to feature an audio commentary on the region 1 DVD release of the complete second season. The authors of Friends Like Us: The Unofficial Guide to Friends write that it is "a watershed in the history of the show" and "It's the sign of a good show that they can switch so effortlessly from comedy to pathos to romance in one short scene." Immediately after the video pans round to show younger Ross, we see the shot of current Ross turning to his left raising his right hand. While looking through the box of possessions, Monica finds a video of her and Rachel getting ready for their senior prom. Jack and Judy Geller bring boxes of Monica's possessions to her apartment because they are turning her room into a gym. ", Title: (She's such a Phoebe.) The gang watches a home video from the night of Monica and Rachel's prom. You can actually see old lobster couples walking around their tank, holding claws." David Schwimmer - Ross Geller During the end credits, Monica finishes watching the tape, and inadvertently finds a recording of Jack and Judy having sex. I'll binge watch it!" Joey gives Chandler a hideous bracelet. In the video Ross trips as races up stairs to get ready to take Rachel to the prom. Plot In A Paragraph: Monica receives some boxes of things off her parents from her old bedroom, in their is an old videotape of her and Rachel getting ready for their prom, which reveals Ross made an unexpected gesture all those years ago. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends. Season 1. Phoebe thinks otherwise, however, calling Ross and Rachel lobsters. Chandler apologizes to Joey and promises to never take it off again, though later loses it. Ross gets her to agree to ask her parents for money. This is the first appearance of Fat Monica. Use the HTML below. Here are the best Friends episodes of all-time, lobsters: 15. There is a Friends episode for literally everything that ever happens to you in your 20s and 30s. Monica returns from a bad interview at a restaurant where the chef tries to come onto her. When Chandler is on his knees holding the couch cushions, Joey exits his room and leaves the door open but when he turns around to return to his room, the door is closed. Directed by James Burrows. Meanwhile Joey buys Chandler an expensive gold bracelet which he hates. Ross re-discovers the passion for playing his keyboard in ", Patrick Kerr, the actor who portrays the perverted restaurant manager with a salad fetish who interviews Monica, later appeared in an episode of, Monica is informed that her old room will become the new Geller gym. The video ends with Ross looking disappointed and rejected. Tim Bohn - Jonathan. But in the next scene the TV still shows tennis. Meanwhile Joey buys Chandler an expensive gold bracelet which he hates.I enjoyed the Joey and Chandler storyline more than the prom video, as both Perry and Le Blanc knock it out of the park, but the prom video is still great stuff. Joey says "looking good, Mr Kotter" and Ross repeats the movement. The correct quote is: Phoebe: Hang in there, it's gonna happen. 1 Plot 2 Cast and Crew 2.1 Main Cast 2.2 Supporting Cast 2.3 Crew 3 Trivia 4 Goofs 5 Photos 6 External links 7 Episode Navigation The rest of the gang wants to hear the story of how Ross and Rachel hooked up. As, The scenes depicted in the prom video must take place between the 1987 and 1988 Thanksgivings as Rachel is still with Chip in the 1987 Thanksgiving scene but isn't in the 1988 Thanksgiving as shown in ", In this episode Ross doesn't pass on the phone message from Casey. Friends Episode List Lyrics. Robert Bianco wrote in USA Today in 2004, "If any one outing can take credit for moving Friends from good to great, it's Prom Video" and describes the resolution as an "ingenious, unexpected twist.". The shot changes to show the gang watching as Ross turns the stairs in the video but the playback is in slow motion. However, Jack reminds Monica that 10% of her paycheck goes to her bank account and encourages her to use her savings, assuring them that they will be there to lend money to her whenever she needs it. The episode is the favorite of Schwimmer, who liked the comedic and emotional origins of the Ross/Rachel relationship, as well as the exchange between Monica and Chandler as she defends her weight on the video. Rachel, touched by Ross' gesture, gets up and passionately kisses Ross, forgiving him for what happened between them. In a poll conducted shortly before the series finale, "The One with the Prom Video" was voted the best episode of Friends, with 1.6 million people polling on the Internet. Most of them had been struggling in … Ross being cheap is referenced in this episode when Monica says "you're a cheapasaurus", a running gag in the series. However, when an old home video of Monica and Rachel's prom is discovered, Ross's true feelings for Rachel are shown. According to Matthew Perry, Courtney Cox was so well characterized in the fat suit that he passed right by her without recognizing her.