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Your Next Box Set: Friends
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Your Next Box Set: Friends

We recommend the complete Friends box set, easily the most successful and one of the best-loved comedies of all time... 

What's Friends about?

The Friends complete box set is made up of 236 episodes from seasons 1 to 10. The concept of this popular American sitcom is very, very basic as we follow the lives, loves, highs, lows and laughs of six twenty-something friends living in Manhattan.

The Friends box set includes all seasons of the sitcom, the likes of which we'll never see created again. Their unmatchable chemistry helped achieve worldwide success and global dominance for 10 seasons, with the actors earning in excess of $1m dollars per episode by the end.

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Who's in Friends?

The cast featuring in the Friends box set were all jobbing actors before joining Friends and have now all gone on to become very famous in their own right.

Matthew Perry (Chandler Bing), David Schwimmer (Dr Ross Geller), Matt Le Blanc (Joey Tribbiani), Jennifer Aniston (Rachel Green), Lisa Kudrow (Phoebe Buffay) and Courteney Cox (Monica Geller) make up the cast of the hilarious and acclaimed series, about a family based on friendship. 

The Friends box set also features several special appearances from guest stars Paul Rudd, Tom Selleck, Helen Baxendale, Anna Farris and Elle MacPherson, who were among the supporting cast at various times throughout all seasons of the show. They were joined at a number of points by a series of one off high profile guest stars including Brad Pitt, Bruce Willis, Reece Witherspoon, Denise Richards and many more.

Why should I watch it?

From the moment that you first hear The Rembrandts’ intro to "I’ll Be There for You," you won’t be able to switch off.  It's fair to say that as the show went on and viewers got more invested in the relationships between the characters, the gags definitely got scarcer, but it still remained a very affecting watch. Friends has become such a fixture of daytime schedules that it's easy to forget it’s actually very, very funny.

Even if you think you’ve already seen them all, the Friends complete box set includes all the extended, exclusive and unseen footage - it just gets better every time you watch it!

You can never have enough "Friends", so sit down, put the DVD on and you'll be amazed how many episodes you can watch in a single sitting.

Friends: The Complete Series
Friends: The Complete Series Jennifer Aniston

Consider yourself a Friends fan - Did you know...

1) Courteney Cox was originally asked to play Rachel, but she wanted to play Monica instead after reading the script...

2) Before the casting, the main love interest was intended to be Monica and Joey...

3) The artwork that you see in Central Perk is changed every three episodes...

4) David Schwimmer (Ross) directed 10 episodes of the show...

5) Season two is the only season of Friends, where there is no episode on Thanksgiving Day...

6) During its 10 year run, Friends won 68 awards and was nominated for 204...

Friends Box Set Seasons 1 – 10 Details

Actors: Jennifer Aniston, Courteney Cox, Lisa Kudrow, Matt LeBlanc, Matthew Perry

Writers: David Crane, Marta Kauffman

Format: PAL, Subtitled

Language: English

Subtitles For The Hearing Impaired: English

Region: Region 2 

Aspect Ratio: 4:3 - 1.33:1

Number of discs: 40

Studio: Warner Home Video

DVD Release Date: 28th September 2009

Run Time: 5273 minutes

Friends Seasons 1 - 10: Complete Box Set
One of the best-loved comedies of all time. We follow the highs, lows, laughs, loves, and lives of six twenty-something “Friends” living in Manhattan. You can never have enough "Friends”. So, sit down and watch the “Friends - Season 1 - 10 Trailer” to start your friendship that will last a lifetime.

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