The series pilot, which originally aired as a two-hour TV movie, is re-edited as a two-part episode of the series. In the opening installment, a U.S. intelligent agent, a friend of McGarrett's, turns up dead on a Honolulu beach. McGarrett, knowing the man didn't swim, decides to investigate the death as a homicide. Five-O gets no cooperation from the Feds, making McGarrett suspicious. His probe eventually leads to a mysterious ship, which is in dock for repairs. Going undercover as a member of a repair crew, McGarrett discovers a futuristic-looking chamber. Written by
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The first half of the original "Hawaii Five-O" movie that was used as the pilot for the television series. See more
McGarret leaves the headquarters building in a four door car but as soon as he gets the call from dispatch he is in a two door car all the way to the beach. See more