Release: Dec 12, 2015 - Author: Muck47 - Translator: Tony Montana - external link: IMDB - more from this series
Comparison between the TV Version and the Extended Version.
5 differences, among of them 1 with alternate footage
Length difference: 21.6 sec
All Blu-ray releases of this cult series unfortunately only contain the TV-Version of all of the episodes. Viewers who already know the Extended Versions from the DVD boxes will miss the additional footage.
Episode 3x11 (The One Where Rachel Quits) is almost one minute longer. The Extended Version contains more footage of Joey's family hence the problems Chandler has after a one-nighter with one of Joey's sisters.
Black screen after the opening plus the subsequent exterior shot is different on Blu-ray.
TV Version 1.2 sec longer
After Rachel told Mark to get back to his hamburger, Monica states: "Actually that's a Barbara Streisandwich."
Rachel looks perplexed and Monica adds: "What? I named that one."
In the TV Version, the previous shot of Rachel is slightly longer instead (no screenshots).
Extended Version 5.4 sec longer
Black screen in the TV Version.
In the Extended Version, the conversation continues. On top of that, there is an additional shot of Monica asking "Are you insane?" while she asks that question at the beginning of the medium long shot in the TV Version.
TV Version 2.1 sec longer
When Joey has finished his grandmother's story about Mussolini, Chandler asks in the Extended Version: "Where are your parents?"
Joey: "Oh, they're in Vermont buying cigarettes."
In the TV Version, the previous shot of the two of them is longer instead (no screenshots).
Extended Version 3.7 sec longer
Joey's discussion with Chandler gets interruped by the grandmother: "Hey, where did everybody go?"
Joey: "Hey, Nonna, why don't you go into the den? I think Cops is on."
She gets so excited, she run out of the room: "Ooh!"
Before Chandler and Ross rush out the door, Phoebe says onscreen "Thanks, you guys!" in the TV Version.
In the Extended Version, Chandler states: "Well, let's see...I just got beat up by a girl. They need me."
He gets up and while the following shot of Ross and Joey at the door starts earlier, one hear gets to hear Phoebe's comment.
Extended Version 5 sec longer