The island's leading tsunami expert is kidnapped on the same day that ocean reports indicate that a huge tsunami is headed to Hawaii. However, Five-0 soon suspects that the report is a hoax and is related to the kidnapping.

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Deputy Director Sheldon Tunney
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Commander Sam Hale
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Tanya
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A tsunami warning is broadcast and all of Oahu is evacuated. However, the chief of the Tsunami Warning Center is missing and McGarrett and Five-0 investigate. However, several things don't add up and soon the team realizes that the warning is a hoax and is being used to cover up a robbery at the police vault. Unfortunately, it could mean the end of Five-0 due to the fact that the target of the thieves is the $28 million that McGarrett "borrowed" $10 million of to save Chin's life. Written by Brian Washington <Sargebri@att.net>

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Trivia

Alex O'Loughlin and Daniel Dae Kim were seen in a PSA commercial which aired on CBS six weeks after its original broadcast, filmed live on the Hawaii Five-0 set in the wake of the March 11, 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami. See more »

Goofs

Near the end, right after a commercial, we see a brief shot of a deserted beach, deserted since everyone was forced to evacuate because of the tsunami warning. But none of the beach chairs got knocked over, all the towels are still reasonably positioned. It looks like everyone just calmly walked away. See more »

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Steve McGarrett: She wanted to thank us. Actually to - to uh, congratulate us on another job well done.
Danny 'Danno' Williams: I'm - I'm sorry. What?
Chin Ho Kelly: Allright, what about the money?
Steve McGarrett: 28 million. It's all present and accounted for.
Danny 'Danno' Williams: Hmmm.
Kono Kalakaua: Whoa. I don't understand.
Steve McGarrett: The money's all there.
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Remake of Hawaii Five-O: Tsunami (1977) See more »

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Hawaii Five-0 Main Title Theme
Written by Morton Stevens
Performed by Brian Tyler
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2 February 2011 | by (France) – See all my reviews

I really like the way the show is shaping up. After initial doubts about Alex, I'm with him all the way.

This is the best episode so far in my opinion. I love the way the meta plot about the missing 10 million dollars is shaping up. You really want to know what happens next.

I love the chemistry between the characters, Steven, Danno. There are beginning to be some really good secondary characters we really want to see coming back. Why not some interaction (jealousy maybe?) from HPD.

But, like the original, the real star is Oahu itself: it's so beautiful, and I really, really want to go there! Bring H50 back next season please!


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