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Red Dwarf - Kryten

episode 2.1

UK 1988
produced by
Ed Bye, Paul Jackson (executive) for Grant Naylor/BBC
directed by Ed Bye
starring Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Norman Lovett, David Ross
written by Rob Grant, Doug Naylor

TV-series
Red Dwarf

review by
Mike Haberfelner

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The Red Dwarf gets a distress call from another ship - supposedly carrying 3 women and their service robot Kryten (David Ross). When Lister (Craig Charles), Rimmer (Chris Barrie) & Cat (Danny John Jules) arrive there though - & years & years of flying around the universe without female companionship has made them more than a little horny -, they find out, much to their disappointment, the three women are dead & have been so for centuries, & their service robot lived in self denial all this time because without anyone to serve he would lose his reason to live. Lister, Rimmer & Cat decide to take Kryten with them, but bacck aboard the Red Dwarf Rimmer jumps on the opportunity to have the robot do his bidding. Only when Lister,  feeling sympathetic, shows him the joys of rebellion (actually by having him watch The Wild One, Easy Rider & Rebel without a Cause), does Kryten realize he has a will of his own & he does his own little rebellion, at the end taking off on Lister's motorbike.

 

This first episode of Red Dwarf's second season does actzually already announce a slight deterioration in the show's concept: While the first season was strictly about 3 guys (well one guy, one dead but holographic guy & one human cat) strictly confined to a spaceship, they would now actually take trips to other planets, meet extraterrestrial creatures & have adventures (in all fairness though, there are just so many stories you can tell about 3 guys confined to a spaceship). Still, this episode in itself is not all that bad, with the antagonistic chemistry between Rimmer & Lister still greatly supporting the proceedings. 

Kryten by the way would not appear again in season 2, but become a regular from season 3 on - then played by Robert Llewllyn, though.

review © by Mike Haberfelner

 

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