Only Fools and Horses (1981–2003)
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Chain Gang 

Arnie, a jeweller who retired early on health grounds, sells Del and his mates some gold chains but then says he wants them back for a previous customer. However he will ensure that he gets... See full summary »

Director:

Tony Dow

Writer:

John Sullivan
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
David Jason ... Derek 'Del Boy' Trotter
Nicholas Lyndhurst ... Rodney Trotter
Buster Merryfield ... Uncle Albert Trotter
Gwyneth Strong ... Cassandra Parry
Philip McGough Philip McGough ... Arnie
John Challis ... Boycie
Roger Lloyd Pack ... Trigger
Kenneth MacDonald ... Mike Fisher
Paul Barber ... Denzil
Mick Oliver Mick Oliver ... Otto
Frank Coda Frank Coda ... Mario
Peter Rutherford Peter Rutherford ... Grayson
Steve Fortune Steve Fortune ... Gary
Sam Howard Sam Howard ... Steven
Marie Lorraine Marie Lorraine ... Woman in Restaurant

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Arnie, a jeweller who retired early on health grounds, sells Del and his mates some gold chains but then says he wants them back for a previous customer. However he will ensure that he gets double the price to satisfy Del and his friends. As he is selling the chains to the other customer, Mr. Stavros, he collapses with a heart attack and is taken away, along with the money and the chains, by two ambulance men. However, it is a con. They are not real ambulance drivers but Arnie's sons, helping him relieve punters of their money. But then Cassandra hears that Arnie is going to sell the chains to Denzil. Cue Del and Co. to pose as ambulance men and wait for Arnie's next 'heart attack.' Written by don @ minifie-1

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Genres:

Comedy

Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »

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Trivia

When the consortium buy the chains, Boycie contributes £7,000. However, when Del escorts Boycie out of the restaurant after Arnie's 'heart attack', he mentions "£7,500 of [Boycie's] unlaundered money See more »


Soundtracks

My One Temptation
(uncredited)
Written by Mike Leeson, Miles Waters and Peter Vale
Performed by Mica Paris
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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 January 1989 (UK) See more »

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