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
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The airdate of the pilot occured 42 years after the original series aired on CBS in 1968. See more
Leading up to the final action scene on the Chinese freighter, Steve and Dano drive onto Ford Island in Pearl Harbor. Ford Island is a military facility and is not used for commercial shipping, especially for a Chinese vessel being used to transport a wanted terrorist. See more
[after the team bursts into the building with their van
Det. Steve McGarrett
You all right?
References Nanny 911
Hawaii 5-0 Theme
Written by Morton Stevens
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