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Dexter: The First Season (2006)

2 Ratings: 3.5
Boxed Sets and Television movie directed by Michael Cuesta and Tony Goldwyn

An interesting and original idea that's very skillfully executed, Showtime'sDexteris never less than watchable, often quite compelling, and sometimes thoroughly riveting. As the 12 episodes from the show's first season (packaged here in a four disc set) … see full wiki

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2 reviews about Dexter: The First Season (2006)
review by . February 20, 2008
posted in Movie Hype
Is it possible to create a drama where the audience sympathizes with a serial killer? By the time you finish watching Season 1, the answer crescendos to a resounding YES!    With theatrically trained Michael C. Hall as a blood-spatter forensic expert by day and a "taking out the trash" serial killer by night, this expertly cast nail-biter mixes quirky humor, relationship conflict and existential self-examination with atmospheric music, visual surprises and complex characters. …
review by . October 23, 2007
I guess my biggest complaint about DEXTER is that it isn't nasty ENOUGH. The premise if phenomenal...Dexter is a blood-spatter expert investigating murders by day and a murdered of killers by night. By channeling his impulses to kill in a "helpful" way...he is actually a hero. I know, I know, anyone who kills is bad...but seriously, the people Dexter knocks off are mostly brutal serial-killers themselves...killers who knock off children and other innocents. Dexter is doing the world a favor. And …
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