Monk: Season 8, Episode 6

Mr. Monk and the Critic (18 Sep. 2009)

TV Episode  -   -  Comedy | Crime | Drama
8.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 8.3/10 from 231 users  
Reviews: 1 user

After a critic pans Julie's performance in a play, Natalie tries to convince Monk that he committed a murder during the show.

Director:

Writers:

(creator),
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 126 titles
created 16 Jul 2011
 
a list of 934 titles
created 27 Oct 2011
 
a list of 1664 titles
created 26 Jan 2013
 
a list of 8339 titles
created 27 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Mr. Monk and the Critic (18 Sep 2009)

Mr. Monk and the Critic (18 Sep 2009) on IMDb 8.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Monk.
« Previous Episode | 115 of 125 Episodes | Next Episode »

Videos

1 video »
Edit

Cast

Episode cast overview:
...
...
...
...
...
John Hannigan
...
Gilson
...
...
Officer Darden
...
Callie Esterhaus
Kathe Mazur ...
Diana Phelps
...
Miranda
...
Pretentious Actor
...
Theatre Manager
...
Soldier's Daughter
Edit

Storyline

Natalie's daughter Julie appears in a play. When a critic give her a bad review, Natalie sets out to prove that he didn't watch her performance. At the same time Monk is investigating the death of a woman who died not far from the theater. And they eventually learn both cases might be linked. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Mystery

Certificate:

TV-PG
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

18 September 2009 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

At the newspaper office, while the critic is paying for his delivered food, Natalie's arms instantly go from by her side to folded in front of her. See more »

Quotes

Adrian Monk: Wait... don't hug me. You're gonna want to hug me, but don't hug me.
Natalie Teeger: Why?
Adrian Monk: You were right about Hannigan, he's the guy.
Natalie Teeger: [hugging Monk] Oh, I knew it, I knew it, I knew it!
See more »

Soundtracks

Away
Written by Andy Breckman (uncredited)
Sung by Emmy Clarke
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Monk and the theater man
21 September 2009 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Monk and Natalie attend a community theater show featuring Natalie's daughter, Julie. While there, they discover a prominent newspaper critic is in attendance, although why he would want to see a community theater produced has them mystified. While the show progresses, a woman is thrown from a high-rise balcony just blocks away. Monk is called in on the case, but it Natalie who figures out who dunnit. At first, Monk and the cops dismiss her findings. So it's up to Natalie to come up with some solid evidence. This one's tricky, and delightful. A running gag has Monk going to the theater men's room,which has an attendant and is immaculate. Real hand towels! And many different soaps! Monk is in heaven.


7 of 7 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
(Maybe) Final Monk novel scouter227
I love this show Marywhitney414
Monk At It's Best !!! josh-986-799061
Randy and Sharona - Yay or Nay? scouter227
Natalie or Sharona? williamholloway30
Galip Dervis - Turkish Version of Monk scouter227
Discuss Mr. Monk and the Critic (2009) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?