Hawaii Five-0

Powa Maka Moana

Season 1, Ep 17, Aired 2/14/11
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  • Episode Description
  • The team must deal with pirates who've taken a pleasure cruise full of spring breakers for ransom, as well as their worried parents.

  • Cast & Crew
  • Alex O'Loughlin

    Lieutenant Commander Steven J. 'Steve' McGarrett

  • Grace Park

    Police Officer Kono Kalakaua

  • Daniel Dae Kim

    Police Officer Chin Ho Kelly

  • Scott Caan

    Detective Danny 'Danno' Williams

  • Joe Halpin

  • Fan Reviews (2)
  • A group of teens on spring break are taken hostage when pirates raid the teens' party boat. The kidnappers soon contact the teens' wealthy families with ransom demands. Five-0 goes into action.

    By meathead704, Feb 16, 2011

  • I have to admit to a cringe when I saw the trailers..

    By sandbur, Feb 15, 2011

  • Trivia & Quotes
  • Quotes (8)

    • (Pushing the car up a hill, Steve is steering)
      Danny: Alright, right here.
      Steve: No, no the shoulders to thin, another twenty feet and were good.
      Danny: Another twenty feet, I'm gonna be in traction.
      Steve: What, do you want to steer?
      Danny: Huh? (stops pushing the car) Do I want to steer? No, I don't want to steer. I want to continue to push this three-ton hunk of metal up a hill in ninety-five degree weather! That's what I want to do. No, I don't want to steer. Yes, I'll steer, thank you.

    • Danny: When did you start jogging? Kamekona: I'm training, brah. Danny: Did he just say he's in a training bra?

    • Steve: (Sees Danny bent over) What are you doing? Danny: Buying a car. What's it look like I'm doing? Steve: It looks like you're doing downward dog, but I know you don't do yoga. Danny: I'm stretching because my back hurts. Do you know why my back hurts? Steve: No. Why does your back hurt? Danny: Because I spent the morning pushing a car down the Pali highway. Steve: Ah. Where I come from that's called good exercise. Danny: Where is that, Krpyton? Where I come from, that's called a worker's comp settlement.

    • Danny: Nine miles. Ninemiles. Nine miles.You've been working on your dad's old wrecksix months and you get nine miles out of it, I'm very impressed.
      Steve: This is a c car and c cars are tempermental.
      Danny: Tempermental?
      Steve: Just like you.

    • (Big Lono is refusing to open the door)
      Danny:How about you open it or I'll come over there and break your face.
      Big Lono:You got some kind of learning disability? Read my lips, you, me we're done talking.
      Danny:Is that right. (Steve walks up)
      Big Lono: Look, you seem to be the more rational of the two.
      Danny:Him…. (Chuckling)
      Big Lono:(Continues) So, I'll say this one more time, I can't help you. I'm sorry.
      Steve:You have five seconds to open the door.
      Big Lono:Or what?
      Steve:One.
      Big Lono:Whatcha gonna do?
      Steve:Two.
      Big Lono: My cousins a lawyer.
      Steve: Three.
      Big Lono:So, I know my rights.
      Steve:Four.
      Big Lono:You can't come in here without a warrant.
      Steve:Five.
      Danny: Time's up.
      Steve:Are you going to open the door?
      Big Lono: Not a chance.
      Steve: I'll be back.
      Danny: "I'll be back?" (To Big Lono) He's done a lot better, trust me. (To Steve) That's all you can come up with is "I'll be back?"
      Steve: That's all you can come up with is "I'll be back?" (Goes outside)
      Danny: (To Big Lono) You see what you did? I don't know what he's gonna do. But if I were you: I'd run out the back, side, roof - go! (Steve comes back in) A grenade? He has a grenade. Why do you have a grenade? He's got a grenade. You see this? He's not bluffing? He will pull the pin and blow everybody up. Will you trust me, please?
      Big Lono: That thing's not even real.
      Steve: You gonna open the door?
      Big Lono: No way.
      Steve: Okay. (Steve and Danny run outside as the grenade goes off)
      Danny:Come one what is the matter with you. You need help. I'll pay for it.

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    Notes (4)

    • The title of this episode, "Powa Maka Moana" is Hawaiian for "Pirate".

    • Featured Music:
      "S&M" by Rihanna
      "Turn Around (5,4,3,2,1)" by Flo Rida

    • International Air Dates:
      Canada: February 14, 2011 on Global
      United Kingdom: May 22, 2011 on Sky1/Sky1 HD
      Germany: September 8, 2011 on SAT 1
      Sweden: September 14, 2011 on TV4/TV4 HD
      Slovakia: December 7, 2011 on JOJ
      Czech Republic: December 15, 2011 on Prima
      Finland: July 21, 2012 on Nelonen

    • International Episode Titles:
      Czech Republic: PirĂ¡ti (Pirates)

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