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 Mercury in McGarrett's father's garage used to belong to Jack Lord
. Lord gave the car to John Boley Nordlum (Lord's stunt double) after the series ended. See more
When Danny first shows Steve his badge in Mr McGarrett's house it is upside down, when they cut back to him it is right side up. See more
Governor Pat Jameson
I can help you find this son-of-a-bitch with full immunity and means. Your taskforce will have blanket authority to go after guys like Hesse, and *get them the HELL off my island*. Your rules, my backing, no red tape. And I promise you, Commander, what you see with me is what you get.
Det. Steve McGarrett
Here's what I see. An election year coming up and a politician who needs the PR. Who's willing to do whatever it takes, including bringing me down here to Pearl Harbor where my grandfather was killed. So I might ...
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