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Dexter: Season 7 (2012)




Critic Consensus: Season seven represents a return to form for Dexter, characterized by a riveting storyline and a willingness to take some risks.


Air date: Sep 30, 2012
Air date: Oct 7, 2012
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Air date: Oct 21, 2012
Air date: Oct 28, 2012
Air date: Nov 4, 2012
Air date: Nov 11, 2012
Air date: Nov 18, 2012
Air date: Nov 25, 2012
Air date: Dec 2, 2012
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Season 7 of the crime drama about a vigilante serial killer (Michael C. Hall) who works as a forensic expert for the Miami Metro Police Department picks up where the sixth season ended, with Dexter's stepsister Debra (Jennifer Carpenter) witnessing him murder Travis Marshall (Colin Hanks). He tries to convince her that it was self-defense, but the truth comes out. Deb is conflicted. She loves her brother, but she is also a detective who is sworn to uphold the law. Blood wins out and she … More

Network: Showtime
Premiere Date: Sep 30, 2012
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Michael C. Hall
as Dexter Morgan
Jennifer Carpenter
as Debra Morgan
C.S. Lee
as Vince Masuka
Lauren Vélez
as Maria LaGuerta
David Zayas
as Angel Batista
James Remar
as Harry Morgan
Ray Stevenson
as Isaak Sirko
Billy Brown
as Mike Anderson
Aimee Garcia
as Jamie Batista
Yvonne Strahovski
as Hannah McKay
Colin Hanks
as Travis Marshall
Geoffrey Pierson
as Deputy Chief Tom Mat...
Daniel Buran
as Wayne Randal
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Critic Reviews for Dexter: Season 7

All Critics (15) | Top Critics (5)

If the record-setting ratings for Dexter as of late get it extended for another season, or more, that will mark the end of my viewership, because this is one ship I'd rather not go down with.

Full Review… | September 27, 2013
We Got This Covered

As long as the Dexter and Deb story continues to be strong, the show will slide into home.

Full Review… | August 8, 2013
IGN Movies

The current season [of] Dexter was going along pretty well for a while. But this week - hoo, boy...I'll tune in next week to see how this plays out, but unlike Dexter, my heart's not really in it.

Full Review… | November 4, 2012
Entertainment Weekly
Top Critic

This season is looking like a riveting winner.

Full Review… | September 30, 2012
TV Guide

Surprisingly, the first few episodes of season seven indicate a willingness on the show's part to take some new chances.

Full Review… | September 30, 2012
Slant Magazine

The key players are engaged in ways that prove occasionally shocking and disarmingly funny.

Full Review… | September 30, 2012
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Audience Reviews for Dexter: Season 7

Season 7 of Dexter delivers one of the most compelling story arcs of the series as Dexter and his sister Deb are set on a collision course. Jennifer Carpenter steps up and owns this season, delivering incredibly strong and compelling performances. After discovering Dexter's secret life of as a serial killer Deb tries to break him of his addiction to killing, but is eventually forced into choosing between accepting his killer natural or taking him down. Full of twists and turns, the episode arcs are extremely engaging. And, guest stars Ray Stevenson and Yvonne Strahovski create captivating characters that enrich the show's character dynamics. Dramatic and thrilling, Dexter: Season 7 is a little unconventional but extraordinarily powerful.

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