Adrian is one of four detectives on the hunt for a priceless diamond that promises a handsome reward for its finder.

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Rufus - Computer Geek
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Dirk - Motorcycle Rider
Davenia McFadden ...
Gladys Menchen (as Davenia Mcfadden)
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Adrian is one of four detectives on the hunt for a priceless diamond that promises a handsome reward for its finder.

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At the end, the captain says that they have been put on retainer and guaranteed 16 homicides a year for 2 years. This is how long the series had been extended for at the time (16 episodes for 2 years). See more »

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When declaring a man dead, the character felt for a pulse on a muscle on the side of the man's neck, not on his carotid artery. See more »

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Inspector St. Clare: [to Rufus, who has just arrived at the museum] Excuse me! Any suspects, yet?
Rufus: I wouldn't know. I'm just delivering flowers.
Inspector St. Clare: No you're not. You're a private detective, like me.
Rufus: [scoffs] *Me*, a detective? That's uh, very funny by the way. I can't wait to tell the guys...
Inspector St. Clare: Look, you're selling it to me!
[points to the van]
Inspector St. Clare: That sattelite dish on your roof, the number on the side - "555" - obviously a fake. Now conclusion number 1, you're after the Alexander Diamond. Conclusion number 2, you haven't ...
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A Very Silly (Too Silly) Episode
13 December 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Mr. Monk, the cheapskate, is broke as usual, negligent is paying Natalie, as usual, reluctant to ask for a raise, as usual, and is solving cases for free, as usual. All of this has Natalie upset, naturally, until she sees that there is a one million dollar reward for anyone who solves the recent heist from a local museum of a diamond worth $20 million.

Monk has competition for the reward money: three goof-ball stereotypes (a retired Scotland Yard man, a nerd-like skinny young guy and a crude Dog-like bounty hunter, complete with pony tail. They follow Monk every step of the way, hoping to cash in on his intelligence, since Monk is the only one figuring things out.

This was a fun episode until the last dozen minutes when it got really silly, too silly, with an unsatisfying ending.


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