Frasier: Season 5, Episode 2

The Gift Horse (30 Sep. 1997)

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For Martin's 65th birthday, Frasier and Niles engage in their yearly competition to buy him the better gift. They keep one-upping each other, until Frasier makes the ultimate sacrifice and ... See full summary »

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For Martin's 65th birthday, Frasier and Niles engage in their yearly competition to buy him the better gift. They keep one-upping each other, until Frasier makes the ultimate sacrifice and buys Martin a humongous big screen TV. Niles, however, trumps him by buying Martin his old patrol horse, Agides. Written by crouchbk

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The title is from the common proverb: Don't look a gift horse in the mouth. See more »

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Martin's birthday presumably occurs on or about Sept. 30, the date when this episode was broadcast. Previous episodes had Martin's birthday occur in May, near the end of the show's broadcast season. See more »

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[Niles walks in and sees Roz and Frasier kissing]
Dr. Frasier Crane: Hello, Niles. You know, this isn't what it looks like. You see, her ex-boyfriend was just...
[as she keeps nuzzling him]
Dr. Frasier Crane: Oh, just stop that!
Dr. Niles Crane: Please, no explanation necessary. I assume that at the next meeting of Seattle's "Haven't Kissed Roz Club," it will just be me and the Archbishop.
Roz Doyle: I'll save you the club dues.
Dr. Niles Crane: What-?
[Roz kisses Niles and exits]
Dr. Niles Crane: Everyone kisses better than Maris!
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When the title "Frasier" (in yellow letters) and the usual silhouette of Seattle are on screen, a red light blinks at the highest point of the Space Needle. See more »

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References The Bride of Frankenstein (1935) See more »

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Tossed Salads and Scrambled Eggs
Written by Bruce Miller and Darryl Phinnessee
Performed by Kelsey Grammer
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