Upon returning to Hawaii to investigate his father's murder, decorated Naval officer Steve McGarrett is recruited by the Governor to head up an elite new police task force - his rules, her backing, no red tape. Their first case involves tracking a weapons dealer connected to McGarrett's father's murder. Written by
Did You Know?
The airdate of the pilot occured 42 years after the original series aired on CBS in 1968. See more
The cut on McGarrett's face and the gun shot wound on his arm keep changing sides in the final fight scene. Originally on his left, it swaps to his right for several shots, and then back to his left. See more
Det. Danny Williams
Yeah, but you know what? It's guy that think they can do everything better and that *only* makes my job harder.
Det. Steve McGarrett
You got no choice detective. The governor gave me jurisdiction. I'm making you my partner. We're gonna get along great.
References Animal Planet Report