Rock & Chips: Season 1, Episode 2

The Frog and the Pussycat (28 Apr. 2011)

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Joan continues her affair with Freddie despite his being investigated for a jewel robbery in Margate. Del chats up schoolgirl Barbara Bird,impressing her with his Lambretta and plans to ... See full summary »

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Vi Trotter
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Joan continues her affair with Freddie despite his being investigated for a jewel robbery in Margate. Del chats up schoolgirl Barbara Bird,impressing her with his Lambretta and plans to make a film called 'Dracula on the Moon'. Joan's randy boss Ernie tries to force a dirty weekend with her under the guise of location spotting and gets his fingers broken by Freddie but Freddie gets remanded in custody after Joan pawns a stolen ring he gave her. He is eventually released after the star witness goes abroad and there is much celebration in the local pub. Barbara's lonely mother comes on to Del at her daughter's engagement party,ending the engagement and her marriage. Equally doomed are Freddie and Joan's plans to leave London for a new life. Written by don @ minifie-1

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[DI Thomas is questioning Freddie and Gerald about the jewellery robbery in Margate]
DC Stanton: We have an eye-witness to the robbery.
Freddie Robdal: Really? And who might that be?
DI Thomas: At this juncture we're not willing to give you any information about our eye-witness: whether it was a man or a woman, old or young, married or single. Absolutely nothing.
Gerald Kelly: Why have they taken so long in coming forward?
DI Thomas: Because him and his wife have just got back from a spell in the rest-home.
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Another Sleepless Night
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Performed by Jimmy Clanton
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One last portion of Rock and Chips
6 May 2011 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This episode aired as a tribute to the shows writer John Sullivan and succeeds in not only showcasing the great mans talents of writing both comedy and drama but also leaves us wanting more of this great series. You can't help wishing that there was more.

With this being the third episode all the cast are really into their stride now with Nicholas Lyndhurst continuing to shine and James Buckley also becoming more confident as young Del Boy.

This episode is perhaps the funniest of the three and the ending is not as rounded as the other two which only shows that Sullivan had dreams of writing more Rock and Chips.

As the credits roll we as an audience feel sad about the way the series has been brought to a premature close and that Britain has lost one of it's greatest comedy writers in John Sullivan. RIP Mr Sullivan.


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