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"Friends" The One with the Girl Who Hits Joey (1999)

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David Crane (created by) &
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TV Series:
Original Air Date:
18 February 1999 (Season 5, Episode 15)
Ross makes enemies out of his new neighbors. Chandler freaks out about his relationship with Monica. Joey dates a girl who likes to playfully punch him but she doesn't realize she punches him too hard and Joey is reluctant to tell her. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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 (Episode Cast) (in credits order)

Jennifer Aniston ... Rachel Green

Courteney Cox ... Monica Geller

Lisa Kudrow ... Phoebe Buffay

Matt LeBlanc ... Joey Tribbiani (as Matt Le Blanc)

Matthew Perry ... Chandler Bing

David Schwimmer ... Dr. Ross Geller

Willie Garson ... Steve

Soleil Moon Frye ... Katie

David Dalton ... Guest #1
Linde Gibb ... Guest #2

Stephon Fuller ... Guest #3
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ferdinand Mehlinger ... Party Guest

James Michael Tyler ... Gunther (uncredited)

Episode Crew
Directed by
Kevin Bright  (as Kevin S. Bright)
Writing credits
David Crane (created by) &
Marta Kauffman (created by)

Adam Chase (writer)

Produced by
Richard Allen .... coordinating producer
Kevin Bright .... executive producer (as Kevin S. Bright)
Wil Calhoun .... supervising producer
Adam Chase .... executive producer
Ted Cohen .... co-producer
David Crane .... executive producer
Michael Curtis .... executive producer
Shana Goldberg-Meehan .... producer
Alexa Junge .... co-executive producer
Marta Kauffman .... executive producer
Wendy Knoller .... co-producer
Seth Kurland .... supervising producer
Greg Malins .... executive producer
Jamie O'Connor .... associate producer
Andrew Reich .... co-producer
Scott Silveri .... producer
Todd Stevens .... supervising producer
Cinematography by
Mikel Neiers (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Stephen Prime 
Casting by
Leslie Litt 
Art Direction by
Joe Stewart 
Set Decoration by
Greg J. Grande  (as Greg Grande)
Costume Design by
Debra McGuire 
Makeup Department
Richard Marin .... hair stylist
Robin Siegel .... makeup artist
Anne Sweeting .... key makeup artist
Production Management
Richard Allen .... unit production manager
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Carlos Piñero .... second assistant director
Ben Weiss .... first assistant director
Art Department
Victor Anderson .... propmaker
Kim Bolanowski .... assistant property master
Marjorie Coster .... property master
Daren Janes .... set designer
Sound Department
John Bickelhaupt .... re-recording mixer
Dana Mark McClure .... sound mixer
Charlie McDaniel .... re-recording mixer (as Charlie McDaniel III)
Kathy Oldham .... re-recording mixer
Craig Porter .... re-recording mixer
Jessica Goodwin .... sound editor (uncredited)
Special Effects by
James Fredburg .... special effects supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Michael Carmine .... Director of Photography 2nd Unit
Vernon Kifer .... camera operator
Kevin McGill .... first assistant camera
Patricia Gregory .... dolly grip (uncredited)
Casting Department
Barbara Miller .... executive in charge of casting
Costume and Wardrobe Department
Nancy Gould .... costume supervisor
Julie Heath .... costume supervisor
Editorial Department
Chad E. Beck .... post-production coordinator
Todd Felker .... assistant editor
Rick Dalby .... final colorist (uncredited)
Gordon Ferris .... negative conforming supervisor (uncredited)
Music Department
Merelyn Davis .... chief music editor
The Rembrandts .... performer: theme song
Michael Skloff .... composer: additional music
Michael Skloff .... composer: title theme
Allee Willis .... lyrics
Other crew
Lisa Avery .... stand-in (as Lisa Calderon)
Emma Baksi .... production assistant
Jolie Barnett .... script supervisor
Dana De Vally Piazza .... technical coordinator (as Dana deVally Piazza)
Gigi McCreery .... executive story editor
Don Ohlmeyer .... president of NBC West Coast
Perry M. Rein .... executive story editor (as Perry Rein)
Mary Rodriquez .... production coordinator
Paolo Paci .... production assistant (uncredited)
Holly Payberg-Torroija .... assistant to ms. kudrow (uncredited)
John Penna .... production accountant (uncredited)

Series Crew
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Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
David Crane  creator
Marta Kauffman  creator

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Additional Details

Argentina:30 min | USA:22 min | 22 min (approx.)
Aspect Ratio:
1.33 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Filming Locations:

Did You Know?

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Chandler:I was really confused and I talked to these guys
Monica:Who? Two divorces and Joey?
Dr. Ross Geller:Hey!
Joey Tribbiani:She's right you know
Dr. Ross Geller:Yeah, but still cheap shot!
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