Monk begins his day at the scene of a carjacking where an elderly woman was killed. Monk suspects that all is not as it seems. He then receives a call from his estranged brother who is an agoraphobic and won't leave the house. Monk must mend fences with his brother and solve the mystery of why his brother's mysterious neighbor seems obsessed with winning some cherry pies in the local fair. Written by
Did You Know?
John Turturro won the Emmy for Outstanding Guest Actor in a Comedy Series, for his performance in this episode. See more
When Sharona searches the pie for the bullet-case her hands are already tainted red from the cherry-filling before she grabs into the pie. Most likely from a previous take. See more
Well, at least you two are talking.
Well, I'm glad you enjoyed it, because that is it! I am never setting foot in that house again, okay? I have my own problems!
Really? I never noticed.
Okay, now you're being sardonic.