Dexter: Season 2 Reviews

November 7, 2007
Despite Dexter's failed attempts at tension, the show's oddball cast of characters still has draw.
Full Review | Original Score: B-
September 30, 2007
Dexter, one of the best shows on TV this decade. High praise, indeed. Deserved.
September 30, 2007
If there's a series on television right now that deserves to be mentioned as a successor to the ambition and dark brilliance of "The Sopranos," it's "Dexter."
September 30, 2007
Spiced with dark humor and oozing atmosphere, "Dexter" is the buzzworthy franchise for which the pay cabler has long pined.
September 30, 2007
This series has always handled the duality of his [Dexter] character with masterful strokes. And it has done viewers a favor by quickly setting up the seasonlong scenario.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/4
September 30, 2007
"Dexter" secures a position near the top of another year's best list.
September 30, 2007
Hall does the seemingly impossible: He makes real a serial killer who is as ruthless as he is sympathetic.
September 30, 2007
"It's Alive" turns the screws nicely on Dexter by hitting him [with] an identity crisis and the possibility of getting found out, and it's easy to see how that tension might sustain another brilliantly plotted season of television.
Full Review | Original Score: B+