Season 4 Episodes

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The Getaway

Season 4, Episode 12 - Air Date: 12/13/2009
Dexter and Arthur find themselves on a collision course, as Debra unearths a shocking long-hidden truth, Rita admits her marriage to Dexter is troubled, and Batista and LaGuerta face the consequences of an ethics breach.
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Hello, Dexter Morgan

Season 4, Episode 11 - Air Date: 12/6/2009
Miami Metro is just one step away from discovering the identity of the Trinity Killer. And Dexter can't let that happen.
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Lost Boys

Season 4, Episode 10 - Air Date: 11/29/2009
Dexter finally believes he understands the beast known as Trinity. But when a ten-year old boy goes missing, Dexter is forced to question everything he’s learned up to this point.
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Hungry Man

Season 4, Episode 9 - Air Date: 11/22/2009
For most people, Thanksgiving is a time for traditions and family. But for Dexter, it’s an opportunity to get closer to his most dangerous adversary yet.
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Road Kill

Season 4, Episode 8 - Air Date: 11/15/2009
Dexter has always known his father’s Code was meant to protect him from exposure. But after committing a serious mistake, he wonders if it could have been designed to protect him from something even more dangerous – human emotion.
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Slack Tide

Season 4, Episode 7 - Air Date: 11/11/2009
Dexter finds himself enjoying a brief moment of tranquility. He's finally managed to strike a balance between work, family and other pursuits.
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If I Had a Hammer

Season 4, Episode 6 - Air Date: 11/1/2009
Dexter knows it’s only a matter of time before Miami Metro discovers the Trinity Killer’s latest handiwork.
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Dirty Harry

Season 4, Episode 5 - Air Date: 10/25/2009
Recent events spur Dexter into his own investigation of the Trinity killer. His motivations are now personal, and the clock is ticking.
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Dex Takes a Holiday

Season 4, Episode 4 - Air Date: 10/18/2009
Dexter gets some much-needed R&R time with Rita and the kids out of town, leading to his stalking of a new victim until he unexpectedly begins to empathize with his target, a cop that murdered her family.
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Blinded By the Light

Season 4, Episode 3 - Air Date: 10/11/2009
Dexter is hampered by his neighborhood's increased vigilance due to vandalism, his temporary inability to drive himself anywhere, and his admiration for the killing technique of the artful Trinity Killer.
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Remains to Be Seen

Season 4, Episode 2 - Air Date: 10/4/2009
Dexter misplaces evidence which could expose his secret. Meanwhile, Miami Metro must juggle two serial killers at the same time, as the Vacation Murders might bring the city's tourism industry to a grinding halt.
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Living the Dream

Season 4, Episode 1 - Air Date: 9/27/2009
The pressures of fatherhood threaten to bring Dexter's world crashing down. In his carelessness, Dexter realizes that he's misplaced crucial evidence, something that could expose his dark side to the world.