Rick McDivitt, an aspiring filmmaker, and his buddy Roger, a champion surfer, hope to make a killing by showing Roger ride breathtaking waves on Oahu's North Beach and the Banzai Pipeline. When Rick runs out of film for the day, he goes back toward his car, and finds another unlocked car nearby with a businessman's jacket draped over the front seat. Rick reaches inside and lifts the wallet from the jacket, then drives to pick up Roger, evading a runaway car driven by a thug named Koa on the way. What Rick and Roger don't know is that Koa has just shoved a knife in the back of the businessman, who was involved with a crooked real-estate deal. Rick and Roger plan to use the businessman's credit cards to finance the rest of the movie, unaware that he's dead and that Koa has seen Rick. When Five-O cops go to interrogate Koa, he tries to use another knife and his kickboxing skills on them, leading to his arrest. However, Five-O can't tie him to the murder. When Rick starts purchasing ... Written by
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In discussing the murder, McGarrett says: "if they wanted to make it look like a killing, they would have taken his watch and ring", when he should have said:"if they wanted to make it look like a robbery...." See more
Det. Steve McGarrett
[after rescuing one mobster from a burning car and seeing the other one is dead
Maybe he was the lucky one... his troubles are over. Book 'im, Danno, murder one, two counts.
References The Endless Summer