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Dexter(TV show/series, 2006-2013)

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| 55min per episode | Genres: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Scripted Reality in 8 seasons with 96 episodes

DexterRating: 4.1/5 (with 1,920 votes) 10
Dexter is an American crime drama television series that aired on Showtime from October 1, 2006, to September 22, 2013. Set in Miami, the series centers on Dexter Morgan (Michael C. Hall), a forensic technician specializing in bloodstain pattern analysis for the fictional Miami Metro Police Department, who leads a secret parallel life as a vigilante serial killer, hunting down murderers who have not been adequately punished by the justice system due to corruption or legal technicalities. The show's first season was derived from the novel Darkly Dreaming Dexter (2004), the first in a series of novels by Jeff Lindsay. It was adapted for television by James Manos Jr., who wrote the first episode. Subsequent seasons evolved independently of Lindsay's works while using many of the same characters and concepts. The series enjoyed mostly positive reviews throughout its run. The first four seasons were widely praised, but reception dropped considerably as the series progressed. The show has received myriad awards, including two Golden Globes won by Hall and John Lithgow for their roles as Dexter Morgan and Arthur Mitchell, respectively. Season four aired its season finale on December 13, 2009, t... ()
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Awards & Nominations for Dexter

Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Directing for a Drama Series Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Main Title Design

About Dexter

Dexter Morgan, a blood spatter pattern analyst for the Miami Metro Police also leads a secret life as a serial killer, hunting down criminals who have slipped through the cracks of justice.

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Dexter Seasons and Episodes

06/30/2013Season 8 - 12 episodes
The eighth season of the Showtime drama series Dexter premiered on June 30, 2013, and concluded on September 22 of the same year. The season follows Dexter Morgan, who is forced to deal with his past when he comes across Dr. Evelyn Vogel, an expert on psychiatry who returns to Miami. Nicknamed the Psychopath Whisperer, she claims to have structured the code for him alongside Harry. This season also deals with a new serial killer in Miami who removes pieces of the victims' brains, and with Debra, who is trying to deal with her actions in the previous season. Originally serving as the final season, Dexter returned as a limited series in 2021, titled Dexter: New Blood. ()
As Deb struggles to deal with the consequences of her actions, a mysterious woman comes to work with Miami Metro, offering first-hand information on Dexter's past.
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#1 | 06/30/2013A Beautiful Day
3.9/5 (with 45 votes)
It’s been 6 months since LaGuerta’s murder – and Dexter is still managing life as a dad, brother, and serial killer. Debra now works as a PI for a private firm and Batista has replaced her as Lieutenant. Meanwhile, Miami Metro investigates the murder of a man who has had pieces of his brain removed.
#2 | 07/07/2013Every Silver Lining...
3.6/5 (with 43 votes)
Miami Metro continues their hunt for the Brain Surgeon, while Dr. Vogel enlists Dexter to do her bidding based on her own personal experience with her previous patients. Debra continues to track down her PI case and has to take matters into her own hands.
#3 | 07/14/2013What's Eating Dexter Morgan?
3.7/5 (with 40 votes)
Dexter continues his manhunt for the Brain Surgeon. Dr. Vogel tries to prove to Dexter that he’s perfect as a psychopath. Debra’s PTSD kicks in and she makes a desperate plea to confess to LaGuerta’s murder.
#4 | 07/21/2013Scar Tissue
3.7/5 (with 39 votes)
Dexter tracks down another potential serial killer from Dr. Vogel’s list. Quinn celebrates his passing of the Sergeant’s exam by defending Debra’s honor in a fight. Dr. Vogel begins treating Debra for her PTSD.
#5 | 07/28/2013This Little Piggy
3.7/5 (with 40 votes)
Dr. Vogel gets abducted by the Brain Surgeon, while Dexter and Debra try and rescue her. Masuka finds out he has a daughter.
#6 | 08/04/2013A Little Reflection
3.6/5 (with 41 votes)
Dexter monitors a young psychopath to see if he is suited for his table. Dexter and Debra finally get back to normal, but are surprised by his ex, Hannah.
#7 | 08/11/2013Dress Code
3.6/5 (with 40 votes)
Dexter hunts down Hannah to figure out why she’s back in Miami. Dexter also takes on a protégé and starts teaching him the Code.
#8 | 08/18/2013Are We There Yet?
3.7/5 (with 40 votes)
Dexter tracks down his protégé in the belief that he murdered his neighbor. Meanwhile, Dexter tries to help Hannah escape the country.
#9 | 08/25/2013Make Your Own Kind of Music
3.4/5 (with 40 votes)
Dexter investigates a murder that hits close to home. Meanwhile, Dr. Vogel gets the surprise of her life when someone from her past returns.
#10 | 09/08/2013Goodbye Miami
3.2/5 (with 42 votes)
Dexter enlists Dr. Vogel's help to lure the Brain Surgeon to a location in order to get him on the table. Later, an important person in Dexter's life is murdered before his eyes.
#11 | 09/15/2013Monkey in a Box
3.1/5 (with 45 votes)
Dexter is torn between fleeing the country with Hannah and Harrison, and taking Saxon out once and for all.
#12 | 09/22/2013Remember the Monsters?
2.5/5 (with 67 votes)
Season 8 and the series conclude with Dexter facing impossible odds. With a hurricane threatening Miami, Dexter becomes determined to end things.
09/30/2012Season 7 - 12 episodes
10/02/2011Season 6 - 12 episodes
09/26/2010Season 5 - 12 episodes
09/27/2009Season 4 - 12 episodes
09/28/2008Season 3 - 12 episodes
09/30/2007Season 2 - 12 episodes
10/01/2006Season 1 - 12 episodes
10/25/2009Specials - 42 episodes

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Production country: United States of America (USA)
Based on: "Darkly Dreaming Dexter" (find it on Amazon)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN)
Translated into 35 languages: Arabic (AR), Bulgarian (BG), Bosnian (BS), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Persian (FA), Finnish (FI), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Croatian (HR), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Japanese (JA), Korean (KO), Lithuanian (LT), Latvian (LV), Burmese (MY), Dutch (NL), Norwegian (NO), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Romanian (RO), Russian (RU), Slovak (SK), Serbian (SR), Swedish (SV), Thai (TH), Turkish (TR), Ukrainian (UK), Vietnamese (VI), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Ended
First episode released on: 10/01/2006
Last episode released on: 09/22/2013
Appearing Characters: Angel Batista, Debra Morgan, Dexter Morgan, Harry Morgan, James Doakes, Joey Quinn, María LaGuerta, Rita Bennett, Vince Masuka, Hannah McKay, Jordan Chase, Travis Marshall, Frank Lundy, Thomas Matthews, Arthur Mitchell, Lila West, Harrison Morgan, Paul Bennett
Composer: Daniel Licht
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Декстер"
"双面法医"
"デクスター"
"Правосудие Декстера"

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WatchPlayStream ID: SHOWS:106, Added: 02/04/2018, Last updated: 07/17/2024