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Dexter: This is the Way the World Ends

Dexter and Homicide race against a lunar eclipse to catch the Doomsday Killers before their final gruesome act; Debra struggles with a new emotional reality.

Source: Showtime

Episode Info

Episode number: 6x12
Airdate: Sunday December 18th, 2011

Director: John Dahl
Writer: Scott Buck, Wendy West

Alternate Airdates:

NL (VPRO) May 25, 2012
UK (FOX) Jun 15, 2012
AU (Eleven) Jul 22, 2013

  • Currently 8.8/10
8.8/10 (20 Votes cast)
Special Guest Stars
Colin Hanks
As Travis Marshall

Guest Stars
Aimee Garcia
As Jamie Batista
Billy Brown (2)
As Mike Anderson
Josh Cooke
As Louis Greene
Rya Kihlstedt
As Dr. Michelle Ross

Co-Guest Stars
Evan George Kruntchev
As Harrison (Harrison Morgan)
Luke Andrew Kruntchev
As Harrison (Harrison Morgan)
Elizabeth Tobias
As Sister Daniels
Nicole Pettis
As Reporter
Cory Blevins
As Uniform Cop
Al Vicente
As Alberto
Jack Axelrod
As Nelson
Tiffany Pulvino
As Daniela
Avery Phillips
As Little Girl
Main Cast
Michael C. Hall
As Dexter Morgan
Jennifer Carpenter
As Debra Morgan
Desmond Harrington
As Joey Quinn
C.S. Lee
As Vince Masuka
Lauren Velez
As Maria LaGuerta
David Zayas
As Angel Batista


Dexter floats in the ocean overnight until he gets picked up by a boat full of illegals. While he is floating, he considers his life and wonders if the world would be a better place without him. He says he's just thinking about how he'll miss watching his son grow up...

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Episode Goofs
When Travis looks at Dexter's drivers license, it can be seen that the expiry date is 09/23/2011, making it an invalid drivers license.

Warning: Dexter season 6 episode 12 guide may contain spoilers
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