The One Where Ross Moves In

Season 5, Ep 7, Aired 11/12/98
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  • Episode Description
  • Chandler and Joey let Ross move in with them once his marriage to Emily falls apart. Meanwhile, Phoebe gets involved with the local health inspector and Rachel becomes convinced that Danny is trying to seduce her with mind games.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Jennifer Aniston

    Rachel Green

  • Gregory Sporleder


  • Courteney Cox

    Monica Geller

  • Doug Benson


  • Lisa Kudrow

    Phoebe Buffay

  • Fan Reviews (5)
  • Rachel moves on.

    By Canogaparkcindy, Apr 09, 2009

  • This episode is classic Friends.

    By Johnny2544, Jul 03, 2007

  • a good episode

    By simpfan90210, Apr 27, 2007

  • ...

    By Andrew0000, Apr 16, 2007

  • Joey and Chandler let Ross move in after his marriage with Emily falls apart. Phoebe goes out with the local health inspecter. Rachel thinks Danny is trying to seduce her with mind games.

    By Black_Grace, Feb 18, 2007

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (13)

    • Phoebe: (To Monica) Hey, you should really read that book you wrote. (To Larry) Wow! You saw the hat in the kitchen and knew that she'd have to go in there hatless to get it. You can have your own health inspector detective show!

    • Chandler: (About Ross) Yes, he's a pimp. He's a big, tap dancing pimp!

    • Chandler: Yeah, well look at this kitchen-slash-bathroom. Well that's great! Ya know so you can cook while in the tub. Joey: Somebody was using his head.

    • Monica: (Looking through the peephole) It's Danny. Rachel: Don't let him in! I'm supposed to be at a regatta gala. Monica: (To Danny) We'll be right there! (To Rachel) Can't you just say it starts later? Rachel: What? What kind of a regatta gala starts at night? Monica: The fake kind!

    • Joey: Um hmm! Look, I don't know how much more of this I can take! Did you know he taped over my Baywatch tape with some show about bugs! My God! What if that had been porn? (Chandler gasps)

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    Notes (4)

    • International Episode Titles: Czech Republic: Ross hledá byt (Ross Is Looking for an Apartment)

    • George Newbern received the "And" credit.

    • This episode runs 23:18 on DVD (a typical sitcom runs about 22:00).

    • Music: "Every Word Means No" by Smash Mouth

    Trivia (4)

    • Goof: When Chandler and Joey are discussing the Ross situation and Chandler asks "What are we gonna do?", his arms are crossed. When the camera angle changes, his hands are clasped in his lap.

    • Goof: In the opening scene when Joey shows Chandler his National Geographic, Chandler's left hand is on his face. When the camera angle changes, his hands are clasped in his lap.

    • Continuity: Rachel says to Danny that she doesn't sail. However in "The One with Phoebe's Cookies" she teaches Joey how to sail and states that her dad bought her a boat.

    • Magna Doodle: NO GIRLS ALLOWED Magna Doodle: A drawing of a smiley face

    Allusions (2)

    • Joey: Did you know he taped over my Baywatch tape with some show about bugs? Baywatch was an American television series about the lifeguards who patrol the crowded beaches of Los Angeles County, California. The show was notorious for its female cast members wearing skimpy bathing suits and running in slow motion.

    • Ross: (On the answering machine message) We will, we will call you back. The message is a parody of Queen's "We Will Rock You."

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