The One Where Rosita Dies

Season 7, Ep 13, Aired 2/1/01
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  • Episode Description
  • In an attempt to make up for her slow massage business, Phoebe takes a job as a telemarketer for an office supply company. When her first call is to a despondent office manager, she takes it upon herself to convince him to not kill himself. Monica and Ross discover that their parents are selling their house. When they go to collect their stuff, they find that Mr. Gellar used Monica's boxes to stop flood water from getting to his Porsche and all her things are ruined. While attempting to re-arrange the furniture, Rachel breaks Joey's favorite chair (that he's named Rosita).moreless

  • Cast & Crew
  • Jennifer Aniston

    Rachel Green

  • Steven Rozic

    The "Hey Guy" Guy

  • Courteney Cox

    Monica Geller

  • Joyce Guy

    The Supervisor

  • Wendee Cole


  • Fan Reviews (6)
  • Rachel kills Rosita.

    By Canogaparkcindy, Jul 24, 2009

  • Rachel breaks Joey's chair. Monica and Ross's parents are moving. Starring: Jennifer Aniston, Courtney Cox Arquette, Lisa Kudrow, Matt le Blanc, Matthew Perry, David Schwimmer

    By budde22, Aug 26, 2008

  • good

    By simpfan90210, May 05, 2007

  • "If anybody asks your name is Rosita(in a spanish accent)"

    By Monica-Geller, May 01, 2007

  • In an attempt to make up for her slow massage business, Phoebe takes a job as a telemarketer for an office supply company. When her first call is to a despondent office manager, she takes it upon herself to convince him to not kill himself.

    By Black_Grace, Apr 15, 2007

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (11)

    • Monica: (To Rachel and Joey) Do you guys know what happened to Chandler's Barcalounger? Rachel: Oh yeah, Joey broke it. Had to get rid of it. Monica: Are you kidding? I get a Porsche and the Barcalounger's gone? This is the best day ever!

    • Ross: What's wrong with this year? Phoebe: Well okay. It's already February and I've only given two massages, and they were both the worst tippers in the world! Monica: That was me and Ross. Phoebe: Oh that's right!

    • Rachel: I was thinking of moving the couch over here. Joey: Why would you want to do that? Rachel: So that there will be a decent place for me to sit. Joey: Rach, there is a decent place to... Rachel: And your lap does not count!

    • Phoebe: I'm hearing what you're saying, but at our prices everyone needs toner. Earl: Not me. Phoebe: May I ask why? Earl: You wanna know why. You wanna know why? Phoebe: I surely do! Earl: Okay, I don't need any toner because I'm going to kill myself. Phoebe: Um... is that because you're out of toner?

    • Rachel: (About Rosita being fixed) Maybe somebody came in here and fixed it. Or something. Joey: Someone like an angel? Rachel: That's right, Joey. The chair angel came in and healed your chair. Joey: Get your non-believer ass out of my chair!

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    Notes (5)

    • International Episode Title: France: Celui qui a vu mourir Rosita (The One Who Saw Rosita Dying)

    • There is a new opening sequence during the theme song. Clips are added in from different episodes.

    • Jason Alexander, best known for his role on Seinfeld as George Costanza guest stars in this episode. Courteney Cox guest starred in the Seinfeld episode "The Wife" back in 1994.

    • This episode runs 27:17 on DVD (a typical sitcom runs about 22:00). There's an extra scene at the coffee house where Ross calls his parents, and another one at Joey's place with Rachel and Chandler, where they argue about who gets the La-Z-Boy.

    • When originally aired on NBC, this episode was 40 minutes long, as counter-programming to Survivor.

    Trivia (9)

    • Goof: When Jack reveals to Ross how he had destroyed Monica's boxes, he squeezes the cigarette box so tight it contorts. However, in a later scene, after Monica storms out of the garage after finding out about it, the cigarette box looks new.

    • Continuity: When Chandler and Rachel enter Joey's apartment to find Chandler's chair broken, there are numerous tags on the back of the new chair. In views of the back of the chair that follow within the same scene,these tags are no longer there.

    • Goof: In this episode Monica says that her parents turned her old bedroom into a gym 20 minutes after she moved out. However in "The One with the Prom Video," Monica's parents bring over boxes of her old belongings, because they just decided to turn her room into a gym. At that point, it is years after Monica moved out.

    • Trivia: In this episode Jack reveals that Ross was a medical marvel, because the doctors didn't think that he and Judy could get pregnant. Ironically, it is revealed in season 9 that Monica, their daughter, and Chandler can't have kids.

    • Goof: When Joey and Rachel are arguing over Rosita's miracle, Rachel's hands are on her hips and she moves them up. Then the camera switches and her hands are suddenly at her sides and she moves them up again.

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