- 1 hr 11 min
Zen Noir is a crime mystery comedy film that was released in 2004. The film follows a detective who likes to pretend he is from noir movies, and is mourning the death of his wife. The detective is sent to investigate a strange murder that occurred at a Buddhist monastery. However, the detective’s skills do not work inside of a monastery that does not follow the typical kinds of logic and passions that allows the detective to solve most of his cases. The detective had to understand the values and passions of the monks in order to come to the bottom of the case.