Minder (1979–1994)
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A Fridge Too Far 

Arthur pawns his holidaying wife's jewels to buy a job lot of fridge freezers, though the money was ear-marked for purchasing a fleet of mopeds for the fearsome Pizza Man. When the fridges ... See full summary »

Director:

Charles Beeson

Writers:

Bernard Dempsey (by), Kevin Sperring (by) | 1 more credit »

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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
George Cole ... Arthur
Gary Webster ... Ray
Glynn Edwards ... Dave
Linal Haft ... Mervyn Kravitz
Lesley Duff ... Lucy Conti
Paul Reynolds ... Gino
Che Walker ... Marty
Tony Steedman ... Tewkesbury
Shaun Dingwall ... Wayne
Jim McManus Jim McManus ... Brian
Christopher Owen Christopher Owen ... Mr. Gordon
Dilys Watling Dilys Watling ... Mrs. Kravitz
Christopher Driscoll Christopher Driscoll ... Fire Chief (as Chris Driscoll)
Iona Kennedy Iona Kennedy ... Bingo Ticket Girl
Nick Gillard ... Queen
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Storyline

Arthur pawns his holidaying wife's jewels to buy a job lot of fridge freezers, though the money was ear-marked for purchasing a fleet of mopeds for the fearsome Pizza Man. When the fridges catch fire, Arthur plans a fake robbery to claim the insurance, though real robbers intervene to spoil his plan. As ever it's Ray who identifies them and allows Arthur to make them pay. However his wife returns from holiday earlier than expected. Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama

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Trivia

Linal Haft (Mervyn Kravitz) previously appeared in Minder: In (1982) as Ronnie and in Minder: Minder on the Orient Express (1985) as Brian Gamage and later appeared in Minder: Till Debt Do Us Part (2009) as Spike. Tony Steedman (Tewkesbury) previously appeared in Minder: The Bounty Hunter (1979) as Ralph Hurst. Jim McManus (Brian) previously appeared in Minder: Looking for Micky (1982) as George. And Christopher Driscoll (Fire Chief) previously appeared in Minder: If Money Be the Food of Love, Play On (1984) as Freddy. See more »

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References A Bridge Too Far (1977) See more »

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 January 1994 (UK) See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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