Dexter

Thursday, 5 February 2009, 10:35PM on ITV1

Dexter discovers the man who killed his mother, before his young eyes, is still alive. When he shares this information with Lila, she suggests he face the man, as part of his “steps” to addiction recovery. And as his sponsor she insists on tagging along. But when Dexter finds his mother’s murderer, his killer urges push him back to the knife’s edge.

 

Thursday, 29 January 2009, 10:35PM on ITV1

While pretending to be a drug addict, Dexter gets an NA sponsor to please Rita. But when the sponsor turns out to be a beautiful woman who may have more in common with Dexter, Rita is not happy. Things get worse for Rita when her estranged mother comes for a visit. Meanwhile, Dexter must find a way to lead the all-too-smart FBI Agent Lundy, now working with Miami Metro PD, off his trail.

Thursday, 22 January 2009, 10:35PM on ITV1

Dexter stalks his latest victim: a murderer so vile he could only be a used-car salesman. Dexter finds the man’s smooth-talking charm and effortless lying are things that he himself is lacking these days.

In fact, Dexter’s inability to lie to Rita about his midnight activities has caused her to think that he’s a drug addict, and if he doesn’t commit to a 12-step program to deal with his addiction, she threatens to leave him.

Thursday, 15 January 2009, 10:35PM on ITV1

Dexter, still trying to recover his killer instincts, continues his pursuit of the mountain-sized gangster, Little Chino.

Debra convinces herself she is past the trauma of her ordeal with the Ice Truck Killer, but loses control on the job. As they both struggle with their recent pasts, Agent Lundy, a high-profile FBI agent, comes to Miami Metro PD to break the case of the city’s newly discovered serial killer: the Bay Harbour Butcher.

Thursday, 8 January 2009, 10:35PM on ITV1

Two treasure hunters made a gruesome discovery today when they stumbled upon, what appears to be, a mass underwater grave off the Florida coast. A spokesperson for Miami Dade Police Department told us that with seven different bodies already identified the city has called for help from the FBI as this shapes up to be the largest manhunt in the history of the State.

Dexter Morgan has a problem.

Actually he has several problems, and that’s not counting the fact that he is a serial killer. Was a serial killer, for it has been nearly forty days since he was forced to slit his brother Rudi’s throat, and, despite his best efforts, he can’t bring himself to kill anyone. It isn’t that he doesn’t want to – he needs to – but for some reason at the moments when it counts most, he is getting performance anxiety. He just cannot do it.

I’ve seen the first four episode of Dexter 3, Season 3 … my non-spoiler sneak preview review has no spoilers for Season 3, but will of course have spoilers for Seasons 1 and 2 ..

Wednesday 14 May 2008 10:35pm – 11:35pm

Dexter’s loyalties are put to the test as he follows clues that the Ice Truck Killer leaves for him. But as Dexter goes on the hunt, he wonders just how deep he will have to go down the Ice Truck Killer’s dark and demented path.

Doakes, still thinking that Dexter may be the Ice Truck Killer, uses questionable methods to stop Dexter from his hunt for the Ice Truck Killer. Meanwhile, as Dexter remains unavailable to Rita, her ex-husband, Paul, tries to convince her that Dexter is a very dangerous man to have around their children.

Wednesday 7 May 2008 10:35pm – 11:35pm

The Ice Truck Killer strikes again, leaving a real nightmare before Christmas at Santa’s Cottage. But this time, Dexter notices that the kill is not as ‘tidy’ as the previous kills, as if the Ice Truck Killer is rushing to leave Miami. But in reality, the Ice Truck Killer has kidnapped someone very close to Dexter to lure him into a trap that will change Dexter’s life forever.

Meanwhile, Sgt. Doakes notices that Dexter has been acting strangely around the Homicide division, making him wonder if in fact, Dexter is the Ice Truck Killer.

Wednesday 30 April 2008 10:35pm – 11:35pm

Dexter’s world is shaken when he is called to the crime scene of a massacre unlike any that he’s ever seen before… or so he thinks, until a series of memories comes streaming back that shock him to his core.

Meanwhile, Rita has to hire a lawyer when Paul brings a surprising case against her to take sole custody of their children. Batista follows a new lead on the Ice Truck Killer case that brings him one step closer to apprehending the sadistic serial killer. But does it bring him too close?

Wednesday 23 April 2008 10:35pm – 11:35pm

Dexter receives a registered letter that informs him that his biological father has recently died. This comes as a shock, because Harry, Dexter’s adoptive father, had told Dexter that his real father had died over 30 years ago.

As Dexter takes off to reconnect to his shadowy past, Rita decides to come along to help him make it through the weekend. Then Debra and Rudy join them for the weekend at the dead bio-dad’s house and things become even more awkward.

Back in Miami, Doakes is involved in the questionable shooting of a middle-aged Haitian man. Internal Affairs investigates and Batista has to decide if he’s going to tell the truth about the shooting, or back Doakes’ untrue version of the actual incident.

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