An entity calling itself Mercury threatens to explode an atomic bomb in Honolulu unless it's paid $100 million. Five-O enlists the aid of a nuclear physicist, unaware he's working with Mercury. The physicist comes to realize he has been played for a fool. The realization, though, may have come too late. Written by
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It's no accident that Hermes is the name of the leader of the terror gang Mercury as Hermes is the Greek name for the Roman god Mercury. Allen Reisner, who plays Hermes, has almost 200 directorial credits to his name, including a dozen for Hawaii Five-O. This was his only acting credit. See more
In the opening scene where Steve is riding with the Governor in his Lincoln Continental sedan, this 3-minute ride starts out in a 1970 Lincoln, continues in a 1972 model, and finishes up in a 1971. See more