Ships from/sold by mediaplanetonline
Seller Rating:
See All Buying Options
advertisement
Earn Super Points: Write a Review
59%
OFF
Sorry, this selection is currently unavailable.
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 1 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 2 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 3 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 4 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 5 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 6 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 7 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 8 of 9
Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs) Blu-Ray DVD 9 of 9
9 Photo(s) See all
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
  • image
$39.99
(Save 59%)
$16.39 + $3.49 SHIPPING
EARN 17 RAKUTEN SUPER POINTS™ Super Points
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
FORMAT: Blu-Ray DVD
ALSO AVAILABLE: Other Formats Choose Format
CONDITION:  Brand New
IN STOCK: Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
5 New
from
$16.39
See all sellers
View My Store
Share
 
Description
More Buying Options
Seller Information
 

Learn more about Dexter-2nd Season Complete (Blu-Ray/3 Discs):

Format: Blu-Ray DVD
Sku: 210742906
UPC: 097361427843
UPC 14: 00097361427843
Rating: NR
See more in Television
 
A Collectible 3-Disc Set Featuring 12 Killer Episode Debuts on Blu-Ray!|A Collectible 4-Disc Set Featuring 12 Killer Episodes!
The continuing story of dexter morgan, a likeable blood spatter specialist by day and by night is a serial killer of criminals he feels have escaped justice.

"...deliciously dark and disturbing...Dexter takes us into the mind of a serial killer in a way we've never had the opportunity to see on television.  Adam Arseneau, DVD Verdict
"...creepy, tawdry...if brilliant, psychotic lunatics are your bag, by all means, climb aboard.  Brian Lowry, Variety
"...will please fans of crime dramas and serial killer tales like The Silence of the Lambs and the HBO import Epitafios.  Casey Richards, TVDVDReviews.com
"...disturbing, somewhat creepy and very entertaining.  Jeremy Lynch, Central Crime Zone
"...dark, creepy...utterly compelling...  Tim Goodman, San Francisco Chronicle
"Fantastic, fascinating, creepy, charming and gruesome.  Chicago Sun-TimesDoug Elfman

Editor's Note
After playing a mild-mannered funeral home director in SIX FEET UNDER, Michael C. Hall makes a smooth transition to a serial killer in this Showtime original series. But the twist in this smart show is that Dexter chooses to prey only on other serial killers. As a child, Dexter was adopted by a cop (James Remar) who quickly realizes that his new son is no ordinary boy. Since Dexter is compelled to kill, his law-abiding father pushes him to choose his quarry in a way that will best benefit society. As Dexter grows older, he works as a forensic blood-splatter expert in Miami, giving him a close view of other murderers and their handiwork. Stylish and blackly comic, this drama is adapted from Jeff Lindsay's novel DARKLY DREAMING DEXTER. This collection presents the complete second season, in which Dexter finds himself the target of a manhunt by FBI agent Lundy (Keith Carradine), and questioning his code as a murderer.

Technical Info


Release Information
Video Mfg Name Studio: Paramount
Video Release Date Release Date: 2/18/2014
Video Play Time Running Time: 636.05 minutes
Video Release Year Original Release Date: 2008
Video CategoryId Catalog ID: 142784
Video UPC UPC: 00097361427843
Video Number of Discs Number of Discs: 3

Audio & Video
Video Original Language Original Language: English
Video Audio Spec Available Audio Tracks: English
Video Color Spec Video: Color

Aspect Ratio
Video Aspect Ratio Widescreen  1.78:1

Cast & Crew

Video Cast Info Michael C. Hall
Video Cast Info Jennifer Carpenter
Video Cast Info James Remar
Video Cast Info Erik King
Video Cast Info Keith Carradine
Video Cast Info Julie Benz

Awards


Emmy (2007)
Video Award Name Elena Maganini, Winner, Outstanding Single Camera Picture Editing for a Drama Series
Video Award Name Eric S. Anderson et, al., Winner, Outstanding Main Title Design

Golden Globe (2007)
   Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Nominee, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama

Screen Actors Guild (2007)
   Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Nominee, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

Emmy (2007)
   Video Award Name Rolfe Kent, Nominee, Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music

Image Award (2010)
   Video Award Name Ernest R. Dickerson, Nominee, Outstanding Directing in a Dramatic Series

Golden Globe (2010)
Video Award Name John Lithgow, Winner, Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Mini-Series or Motion Picture Made for Television

Screen Actors Guild (2010)
Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Winner, Outstanding Performance by a Male Actor in a Drama Series

Golden Globe (2010)
Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Winner, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama

Golden Globe (2009)
   Video Award Name Dexter, Nominee, Best Television Series - Drama

Emmy (2009)
   Video Award Name Jimmy Smits, Nominee, Outstanding Guest Actor in a Drama Series

Golden Globe (2009)
   Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Nominee, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama

Emmy (2008)
   Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Nominee, Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series

Golden Globe (2008)
   Video Award Name Michael C. Hall, Nominee, Best Performance by an Actor in a Television Series - Drama

Professional Reviews

Variety 9 of 10
Based on Jeff Lindsay's novel "Darkly Dreaming Dexter," the series focuses on a Miami forensics expert who finds the town -- characterized as it is by a low murder-solving rate -- "a great place for me to hone my craft." Alas, said "craft" is ritual murder, though thanks to his foster father (James Remar, very effective in flashback sequences), Dexter (Hall) has learned to put his homicidal impulses to good use, hunting down and eliminating killers and miscreants who have skirted justice or otherwise gamed the system...Dexter is close only with his foster sister Debra (Jennifer Carpenter), a cop toiling in vice who yearns to transfer into homicide. He also has an emotionally damaged girlfriend (Julie Benz) who, mercifully, is as uninterested in sex as he is. Meanwhile, one co-worker, Sgt. Doakes (Erik King), can sense there's something seriously off about the guy -- an intuition Dexter actually admires...Diving headlong into the black humor, Hall quickly dispatches any thoughts of his "Six Feet" character, which, by itself, represents quite an accomplishment...In their desire to be provocative, however, the producers, director Michael Cuesta and writer James Manos Jr. approach the line between "edgy" and "distasteful" and, at least at times, drift across it, despite their relative restraint in terms of excessive gore. Dexter is meant to be more acceptable because he slays only those who deserve it, but the relish with which he pursues his work -- wrapped in cellophane and coolly wielding an electric saw -- feels plucked from a Stanley Kubrick outtake reel...Granted, some of Showtime's recent series have been a little squishy conceptually ("Huff" comes to mind), and no one can accuse "Dexter" of such wishy-washiness. So if brilliant, psychotic lunatics are your bag, by all means, climb aboard. - Brian Lowry

The Onion A.V. Club 8 of 10
The Showtime series Dexter has an irresistible hook: The eponymous hero, a "blood-spatter analyst" for a Miami homicide unit, is a serial killer, but he reserves this inclination for scum-of-the-earth types -- murderers, pedophiles, rapists -- who've beat the system. What makes his "code" fascinating, at least in the first several episodes, is the implication that he needs to kill, and that the code is just the most constructive way to channel his aggression. Unlike a garden-variety vigilante, he doesn't really care about justice, which makes him a different kind of monster, one whose sense of right and wrong is programmed, not instinctive. Throughout the engrossing, tightly plotted first season, the code gradually starts to rewire his twisted circuitry, and he shows signs of making a Pinocchio-like journey toward becoming a real boy...Though it has the veneer of an "edgy" TV show, Dexter at its worst isn't far removed from a standard-issue police procedural, cursed further by crappier production values than network hits like CSI. As Dexter becomes more human -- though that's still relative -- the show loses some of its initial energy, making the mistake of softening a character distinguished by his blackened soul. But even when it sinks too far into conventionality, it's still riveting television, thanks to superb thriller plotting (the cat-and-mouse game between Dexter and the Ice Truck Killer is particularly gripping), well-employed flashbacks, and a leading man whose charisma holds his psychosis in check. - Scott Tobias

Product Attributes

Product attributeVideo Format:   DVD
Advertisement Bottom