'Dexter: The Final Season' & 'Dexter: The Complete Series' Announced for Blu-ray

Posted Fri Jul 19, 2013 at 11:00 AM PDT by

The eighth and final season of Showtime's critically-acclaimed series plus two complete collection boxed sets are bound for Blu-ray in November!

In an early announcement to retailers, Paramount will be releasing 'Dexter: The Final Season on the high-definition format on November 5.

Headlined by Michael C. Hall in his Golden Globe® and SAG Award-winning role as the now-iconic titular character, and winner of 31 awards including two Golden Globes® and four Emmys®, DEXTER was named as one of the best-written series of all time by the Writers Guild of America. The acclaimed series follows the seemingly mild-mannered vigilante serial killer (Hall) as he spends his days solving crimes and nights committing them. The series features a stellar ensemble cast including Julie Benz, Jennifer Carpenter, Erik King, C.S. Lee, Lauren Vélez, David Zayas, Geoff Pierson, Desmond Harrington, Aimee Garcia and James Remar.

The 3-disc set will feature 1080p video, a Dolby TrueHD 5.1 soundtrack, and supplements have yet to be revealed.

Paramount will also be releasing 'Dexter: The Complete Series on the same date which will include: “Grafix: The Art of Dexter” is a collection of photography, fan artwork and iconography and images used in the series’ cutting edge promotional campaigns; an all-new bonus disc with access to over three hours of behind-the-scene interviews, featurettes and more; and the packaging will resemble a replica of Dexter's blood slide trophy box.

Amazon.com will also be offering an exclusive complete collection, showcased in sleek, collectible “bust/head” packaging representing an anonymous Dexter kill.

Suggested list price for the final season is $68.99, the complete series set is $429.99, and the Amazon exclusive complete series set is $544.99.

You can find the latest specs for 'Dexter: The Final Season' and 'Dexter: The Complete Series' linked from our Blu-ray Release Schedule, where they are indexed under November 5.

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Discs mentioned in this article: (Click for specs and reviews)
Dexter: The Final Season (Blu-ray)
Dexter: The Complete Series 1-8 Collection (Blu-ray)
Dexter: The Complete Series 1-8 Collection (Amazon Exclusive Gift Set) (Blu-ray)
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