Monk is smitten with an attractive former dancer and when she's accused of murder, he agrees to help her, even though all the evidence points to her, and continues searching... even after she confesses to the crime.
Did You Know?
The Eastern European land Zemenia, where Leyla and the butcher are supposed to come from, does not exist. The language Leyla is speaking sometimes is Polish. The Zemenian flag you can see in some scenes is patterned on the flag of Croatia but in other colors an with some little modifications. The Zemenian language Mr. Monk is trying to speak (with the dictionary) is an invented language. See more
When Lt. Disher and his girlfriend get into the back seat of the taxi in the opening scenes, the taxi driver, although dead, can be seen to be breathing, albeit shallowly and in one instance, actually swallows. See more
[after watching a man catch part of their dinner in his hat
I didn't know there was a recipe with the word "hat" in it.
References The Horse Whisperer