Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery | Released: 2006-2013

By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers.

Stars of this Series

Dexter Quotes

  • Dexter: [voiceover] Tonight's the night. And it's going to happen again and again. It has to happen.
  • Mike Donovan: I couldn't help myself. I couldn't. Please, you have to understand.
    Dexter: Trust me, I definitely understand. See, I can't help myself either. But children? I could never do that. Not like you. Never … ever … kids.
    Mike Donovan: Why?
    Dexter: I have standards.
  • Dexter: [voiceover] Harry was a great cop here in Miami. He taught me how to think like one; he taught me how to cover my tracks. I'm a very neat monster.
  • Dexter: [voiceover] Blood. Sometimes it sets my teeth on edge. Other times it helps me control the chaos.
  • Arthur Mitchell: Nice work Julio. Especially on such short notice.
    Julio: Por favor... the paint the paint. It needs more dry! Tres horas mas!... shit!
  • Dee Dee: Dexter, wanna see my new dance?
    Dexter: No.
    Dee Dee: It's called "the fanciful unicorn".
    Dexter: Girl, I have seen better steps on a ladder.
    Dee Dee: Oh, yeah? Like you know any dances, Dexter. [Dexter turns on a boombox; techno music plays]
    Dexter: [doing the robot dance] Yes, it is called "the robot".
    Dee Dee: Word.
  • Dexter Morgan: [Dexter's mobile rings while he is dumping Little Chino in several garbage bags into the Gulf Stream; he answers.] Hey, you.
    Rita Bennett: [trying to sound as firm as possible] I need to see you.
    Dexter Morgan: Uh... [I'm]
    Dexter Morgan: just dropping somebody off, can it wait?
    Rita Bennett: [managing to sound firm] No, it can't.
    Dexter Morgan: Alright then. [closes mobile]
  • Dexter Morgan: [narrating] With the solve rate for murders at about twenty percent, Miami is a great place for me. A great place for me to hone my craft. Viva Miami.
  • Mandark: Now open up, rampaging monster, and let the RAYS shine in!
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