Best "Dexter" Episodes

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1.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: The Getaway (2009)
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Dexter is obsessed with getting the Trinity Killer himself, especially after Arthur has tracked him to Metro Homicide and learns his real identity. (53 mins.)
“ 9/10.

Season 4, Episode 12.

Dexter: We create our own destiny every day we live.
Dexter: How is it I can kill people and feel no regret, but disappointing Rita makes me feel like the scum of the earth?
Dexter: It all begins with a getaway. Time away from the old me. Life doesn’t have to be perfect, it just has to be lived.
Dexter: I thought I could change what I am, keep my family safe. But it doesn’t matter what I do, what I choose. I’m what’s wrong. This is fate. ” - VlVlVl
 
2.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Resistance Is Futile (2007)
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Dexter is in shock when he realizes that his blood slides are gone. It seems that Agent Lundy really has him now; but there's more going on than he knows. (53 mins.)
“ 9/10.

Season 2, Episode 9. ” - VlVlVl
 
3.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Born Free (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.6/10 X  
Dexter races against the clock to find Debra when she is abducted by Rudy, the Ice Truck Killer, which leads the two psychopathic killers to have a fateful showdown, and who finally reveals his connection to Dexter. (53 mins.)
“ 9/10.

Season 1, Episode 12.

Dexter: Yeah, they see me. I'm one of them... In their darkest dreams.
Doakes: Surprise mother*****r. ” - VlVlVl
 
4.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Go Your Own Way (2008)
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Dexter needs leverage against Miguel and goes looking for it - specifically the ring Miguel took from Ellen Wolf as a trophy. (53 mins.)
“ -9/10.

Season 3, Episode 10.

Dexter: Some doors should stay shut.
Dexter: They said that stain would come out. ” - VlVlVl
 
5.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Hello, Dexter Morgan (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  
Dexter's worst fears are finally realized. Meanwhile, Debra is on the verge of uncovering the identity of the Trinity Killer. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 4, Episode 11.

Trinity: Hello, Dexter Morgan! ” - VlVlVl
 
6.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Dex Takes a Holiday (2009)
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While Rita and the kids are out of town for a wedding, a police officer comes onto Dexter's radar. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 4, Episode 4.

Dexter: Let the good times roll.
Angel: I'm having intimate relations with LaGuerta.
Debra: Stay with me...
Dexter: I'm not that kind of sicko. ” - VlVlVl
 
7.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Do You See What I See? (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
At Deb's request, Batista locates Arlene Schramm, the witness who saw Hannah McKay kill a counselor in a halfway house... (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 7, Episode 11.

Hannah: We could have it all.
Hannah: You should have killed me. ” - VlVlVl
 
8.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Argentina (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
Dexter refuses Debra's request to kill Hannah. Meanwhile, Isaak escapes his police surveillance and attempts to kill Dexter again. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 7, Episode 8.

Isaac: I suppose the heart knows something that we just don’t know. Love can be inconvenient, and perhaps inappropriate. It can be dangerous. Make us do things we wouldn’t dream of doing. But wrong? That just depends on where we end up, doesn’t it?
Hannah: If you want to never see each other again tomorrow night then I’m ok with that too. ” - VlVlVl
 
9.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Do the Wrong Thing (2012)
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Dexter continues to investigate Hannah McKay, suspecting that she may have murdered her late husband. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 7, Episode 6.

Dexter: I wanna take you out.
Dexter: Do the wrong thing! ” - VlVlVl
 
10.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Are You...? (2012)
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Debra confronts Dexter about his true identity. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 7, Episode 1.

Debra: Are you... Are you a serial killer? ” - VlVlVl
 
11.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Teenage Wasteland (2010)
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Dexter and Lumen are on the hunt for a new victim but get sidetracked by the arrival of a surprise visitor. Meanwhile, Debra digs up new evidence. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 5, Episode 9. ” - VlVlVl
 
12.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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Debra dispatches officers to skyscrapers in downtown Miami as Travis attempts to evade authorities. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 6, Episode 12.

Dexter Morgan: Oh God! ” - VlVlVl
 
13.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: The British Invasion (2007)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.3/10 X  
Lila makes a shocking discovery about Dexter and takes advantage of it in a desperate ploy to win him back, or rather, force him back. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 2, Episode 12.

Masuka: A badass like Doakes would rather burn than get burned.
Lila: We could have had it all, Dexter. ” - VlVlVl
 
14.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Morning Comes (2007)
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Thanks to some deliberately bad blood work, Agent Lundy comes closer to uncovering the Bay Harbor Butcher. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 2, Episode 8.

Masuka: If you like little things, I am your man...
Dexter: Stay away from Rita. Stay away from me.[...] Or you will see the monster. ” - VlVlVl
 
15.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Truth Be Told (2006)
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The Ice Truck Killer strikes again, leaving a bloody scene before Christmas at a holiday-themed park. (53 mins.)
“ 8+/10.

Season 1, Episode 11. ” - VlVlVl
 
16.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Easy as Pie (2008)
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Dexter, who once chose his own victims, is now receiving requests - one from Miguel and another from Camilla. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 3, Episode 7.

Miguel: A real friend does the hard thing. ” - VlVlVl
 
17.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Surprise, Motherfucker! (2012)
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Dexter must protect himself when LaGuerta closes in on his secret. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 7, Episode 12.

Dexter: It was a mistake to try and act human in front of Doakes. All I did was reveal how fake I was. ” - VlVlVl
 
18.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Hungry Man (2009)
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Dexter uses Thanksgiving as an opportunity to get closer to his most dangerous adversary yet. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 4, Episode 9. ” - VlVlVl
 
19.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: The Big One (2010)
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Dexter's situation grows desperate when he discovers that Lumen's been set up. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 5, Episode 12.

Dexter: Nothing is set in stone. Not even darkness.
Dexter: Don't be sorry, your darkness is gone. I'll carry it for you. Always... I'll keep it with mine. ” - VlVlVl
 
20.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Finding Freebo (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Dexter catches up with Freebo, but once again the kill goes terribly wrong. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 3, Episode 2.

Dexter: Nighttime. ” - VlVlVl
 
21.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Seeing Red (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.2/10 X  
When the Ice Truck Killer leaves a horribly bloody crime scene at a hotel, Dexter digs deeper into his past. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 1, Episode 10. ” - VlVlVl
 
22.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Love American Style (2006)
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Debra and the rest of the squad start to make headway when one of the Ice Truck Killer victims is found alive. Meanwhile, Dexter gets in over-his-head trouble when he begins stalking a murderous human-trafficker. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 1, Episode 5.

Dexter: It always comes to this, once sex is introduced. Small talk no longer cuts it.
Angel: Don't go down that emotional road, just go down on her. ” - VlVlVl
 
23.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: It's Alive! (2007)
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Dexter becomes anxious and frustrated after more than a month without killing. When he finally gets his chance, he finds he is off his game. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 2, Episode 1. ” - VlVlVl
 
24.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: I Had a Dream (2008)
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Maria suspects Miguel of Ellen Wolf's murder, and Dexter knows she suspects it. Dexter will have to make his move before Miguel goes after Maria. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 3, Episode 11.

Dexter: Adios, amigo. ” - VlVlVl
 
25.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Are We There Yet? (2013)
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Dexter desperately tries to find his apprentice while trying to help Hannah escape the country. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 8, Episode 8. ” - VlVlVl
 
26.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: The Dark... Whatever (2012)
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The Phantom Arsonist continues his spree across Miami. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 7, Episode 10.

Dexter: The dark... rider. He doesn't exist.
Dexter: I think I love you too. ” - VlVlVl
 
27.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Dress Code (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  
Dexter takes on an apprentice and tries to teach him Harry's code. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 8, Episode 7. ” - VlVlVl
 
28.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Shrink Wrap (2006)
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An unexplained suicide of a wealthy and powerful woman leads Dexter to suspect that her psychologist, Dr. Emmett Meridian, may have killed her. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 1, Episode 8. ” - VlVlVl
 
29.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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As the wedding day approaches, Dexter still has Ramon to deal with. Meanwhile, the Skinner is still loose, and Dexter is his next intended victim. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 3, Episode 12. ” - VlVlVl
 
30.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: A Little Reflection (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  
Just as Dexter and Debra get back to their normal lives, someone from Dexter's past unexpectedly appears. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 8, Episode 6. ” - VlVlVl
 
31.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Lost Boys (2009)
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Dexter makes a startling discovery while stalking the Trinity Killer. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 4, Episode 10. ” - VlVlVl
 
32.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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Striving to bring some normalcy back into his shattered life, Dexter begins plotting to take down a serial killer, but his plans get thrown off course when Lumen requires his help. (53 mins.)
“ 8/10.

Season 5, Episode 6. ” - VlVlVl
 
33.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Swim Deep (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.6/10 X  
Isaak Sirko seeks revenge against Dexter for Viktor Baskov's death. Meanwhile, LaGuerta tells Debra of her suspicions that the Bay Harbor Butcher is alive, and asks for Debra's help with the case. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 7, Episode 5. ” - VlVlVl
 
34.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Left Turn Ahead (2007)
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Dexter decides that he needs to turn himself in, but gives himself a day to get his life together. Meanwhile, he leaves Doakes in his cage. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 2, Episode 11.

Dexter: I'm the helpful handyman. How evil can I be? ” - VlVlVl
 
35.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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As Dexter keeps Doakes caged in Jimenez's cabin, Doakes reveals that he knows something about the death of Dexter's father. This clue leads Dexter to discover a shocking truth. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 2, Episode 10.

LaGuerta: When you care about someone you do what you have to do. ” - VlVlVl
 
36.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Run (2012)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  
Dexter is captured by Speltzer. Meanwhile, Hannah visits Miami Metro to help with the investigation of Wayne Randall's murders. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 7, Episode 4.

Dexter: *beep* ” - VlVlVl
 
37.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Talk to the Hand (2011)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Dexter attempts to draw out Travis by staging a fake Doomsday Killer tableau. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 6, Episode 11. ” - VlVlVl
 
38.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Living the Dream (2009)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  
Dexter's sleep deprivation puts both his day job and his nighttime hunting in jeopardy. Lundy is back in town to capture the Trinity Killer - someone he can't even prove exists. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 4, Episode 1.

Dexter: Daddy kills people. ” - VlVlVl
 
39.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: The Damage a Man Can Do (2008)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Dexter's friendship with Miguel grows closer - dangerously closer - when Miguel declares that he wants to make the next kill himself. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 3, Episode 8. ” - VlVlVl
 
40.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Turning Biminese (2008)
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Through Miguel, Dexter learns of a wife-killer who has gone free - the perfect person for his next kill. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 3, Episode 5. ” - VlVlVl
 
41.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Dexter (2006)
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Dexter takes part in the investigation of a serial killer who drains his victims of blood. He also kills two criminals, and his romantic relationship may be going to the next level. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 1, Episode 1. ” - VlVlVl
 
42.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Return to Sender (2006)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.0/10 X  
The Ice Truck Killer leaves a surprise dead body for Dexter at one of the crime scenes of Dexter's most recent kill, which puts him in the crosshairs of his own Homicide Division of the Miami Metro Police. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 1, Episode 6. ” - VlVlVl
 
43.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Scar Tissue (2013)
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Dexter tries to find another one of Dr. Vogel's former patients who may be a killer. Meanwhile, Quinn is happy to have passed the sergeant exam. (53 mins.)
“ -8/10.

Season 8, Episode 4. ” - VlVlVl
 
44.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: A Beautiful Day (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  
Six months have passed since LaGuerta's death. Dexter is managing his life as well his "dark passenger" will allow. Debra has quit the force and is working as a private investigator but isn't doing so well. The police investigate a murder where parts of the victim's brain have been removed. (53 mins.)
 
45.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Every Silver Lining... (2013)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
The police continue to search for the Brain Surgeon. Dr. Vogel asks for Dexter's help and reveals a secret from his dark past. Debra gets into a bad situation. (53 mins.)
 
46.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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As Dexter continues his personal hunt for the Brain Surgeon, Debra's PTSD comes back. (53 mins.)
 
47.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: This Little Piggy (2013)
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Dr. Vogel encounters the Brain Surgeon and Masuka discovers a shocking secret from his past. (53 mins.)
 
48.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
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Dr. Vogel gets a surprising visit as her past comes back to haunt her. (53 mins.)
 
49.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Goodbye Miami (2013)
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Dexter tries to trap the Brain Surgeon with Dr. Vogel's assistance. (53 mins.)
 
50.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Monkey in a Box (2013)
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Dexter struggles to decide whether to kill the Brain Surgeon or leave the country. (53 mins.)
 
51.
Dexter (2006 TV Series)
Episode: Remember the Monsters? (2013)
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Realizing everything he has done causes Dexter to make a drastic decision. (53 mins.)