Season 8 Episodes

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Mr. Monk and the End - Part II

Season 8, Episode 16 - Air Date: 12/4/2009
After listening to Trudy's last message, Monk finally discovers who killed his wife. Racing against time before he dies of poison, he must make a fateful decision.
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Mr. Monk and the End - Part I

Season 8, Episode 15 - Air Date: 11/27/2009
Monk is called to a murder at the location where he first heard of his wife's murder, and while Monk figures out who the assassin is, he doesn't know that the one who ordered the hit is also responsible for the death of Trudy.
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Mr. Monk and the Badge

Season 8, Episode 14 - Air Date: 11/20/2009
Upon being reinstated, Monk is put in charge of tracking down a serial killer.
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Mr. Monk Is the Best Man

Season 8, Episode 13 - Air Date: 11/13/2009
Monk must determine who is trying to ruin a friend's wedding.
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Mr. Monk Goes Camping

Season 8, Episode 12 - Air Date: 11/6/2009
To get reinstated, Monk must go camping with the son of a committee member... and try to solve a crime.
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Mr. Monk and the Dog

Season 8, Episode 11 - Air Date: 10/30/2010
Monk reluctantly adopts a dog while looking into the suspicious disappearance of its owner.
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Mr. Monk and Sharona

Season 8, Episode 10 - Air Date: 10/23/2010
When Sharona returns to San Francisco to handle legal issues related to an uncle's death, Monk suspects foul play and is torn between the differing styles of Sharona and Natalie.
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Happy Birthday, Mr. Monk

Season 8, Episode 9 - Air Date: 10/16/2009
Natalie tries to throw a surprise party for her surprise-hating boss, who is busy trying to solve the murder of a maintenance man.
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Mr. Monk Goes to Group Therapy

Season 8, Episode 8 - Air Date: 10/9/2009
After Monk's insurance company refuses to pay for more private therapy sessions, he joins Dr. Bell's therapy group, where it appears that someone is murdering fellow patients.
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Mr. Monk and the Voodoo Curse

Season 8, Episode 7 - Air Date: 9/25/2009
Area residents receive unmarked dolls that seem to predict a series of strange deaths, leading many to suspect a voodoo curse is in play.
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Mr. Monk and the Critic

Season 8, Episode 6 - Air Date: 9/18/2009
Natalie suspects a theater critic is responsible for a murder, despite the fact that he was present to review her daughter Julie's play at the same time the victim died.
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Mr. Monk Takes the Stand

Season 8, Episode 5 - Air Date: 9/11/2009
Mike answers questions from viewers and shows some of the many outtakes and deleted scenes from the show.
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Mr. Monk is Someone Else

Season 8, Episode 4 - Air Date: 8/28/2009
Monk assumes a dead hitman's identity in order to foil an assassination plot.
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Mr. Monk and the UFO

Season 8, Episode 3 - Air Date: 8/21/2009
Monk and Natalie are stranded in a small desert town and the detective spots a UFO. He soon discovers himself the center of attention, and is called in to investigate a dead woman discovered in the desert.
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Mr. Monk and the Foreign Man

Season 8, Episode 2 - Air Date: 8/14/2009
Monk meets a visiting African widower who's determined to find the hit-and-run-driver who killed his wife near Monk's apartment.
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Mr. Monk's Favorite Show

Season 8, Episode 1 - Air Date: 8/7/2009
After the attempted murder of a former child star from Monk's favorite show, Monk accept the job as her bodyguard.