Friends: Season 1, Episode 21

The One with the Fake Monica (27 Apr. 1995)

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Monica becomes friends with a woman who stole her credit card. Ross has to get rid of his monkey.

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Monica's credit card has been stolen, and she feels that the thief is living the life she ought to have. She tracks her down to a tap-dance class, and ends up liking her and spending lots of time with her. Ross's monkey is humping everything, so he has to give him away, but finding an appropriate zoo is a difficult task. Written by Pruneau

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When Monica tells Fake Monica her name is Dutch, Fake Monica says: "Mag ik deze dans van u?" It is one of the few instances in which Dutch is used correctly in an American motion picture (as it is commonly substituted with German). Translated to English the line is: "Can I have this dance with you?" See more »

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Monica tells Rachel that she and fake Monica crashed an embassy party. There are no embassies in New York City; embassies are located only the nation's capital, Washington DC. Instead of an embassy, New York City would either have a consulate or a legation. See more »

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Joey Tribbiani: How do you get a monkey into a zoo?
Chandler Bing: I know this one. No, wait. That was popes into a Volkswagen.
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References Mrs. Doubtfire (1993) See more »

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The One with the Fake Monica
22 October 2007 | by (Brazil) – See all my reviews

Monica's credit card has been stolen and she discovers that another person is enjoying the life she should have, buying a lot of incredible things and doing nice classes and courses. She decides to investigate the person who is using her credit card, tracking her down in a tap dance class. The woman introduces herself as Monica, and Monica gives the fake name of Monana. The problem is that Monica starts to like the company of the fake Monica, going with her to parties and a lot of different programs.

Joey decides he needs a better stage name, and he accepts Chandler's suggestion of ' Joseph Stalin', not knowing about the terrible dictator.

Ross discovers that his monkey, Marcel, reached sexual maturity, and that he will need to give him to a zoo.


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