THANKS FOR THE MEMORY
The plot When Lister secretly gives Rimmer his memories of an old relationship, the entire crew suffers the fall-out. Why it’s great Long
before Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind got Jim Carrey’s mind in a twist, Red Dwarf came up with a very similar idea. The revelation about Rimmer’s false memories is actually only uncovered late on in an episode bursting with invention, and plotted like a mystery: just why have the crew lost four days’ worth of memories and why do both Lister and Cat have plaster casts on their legs?
Best moment Rimmer waking up with the sudden belief that he was once a sex god… who moved to Liverpool for reasons he can’t quite fathom