9.20 Press Release

“Ke ala o ka pū” – Five-0 must locate a teen girl who purchased a gun from a junkie, and discover that the firearm, over the course of decades, has affected all of their lives, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, April 5 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

(“Ke ala o ka pū” is Hawaiian for “Way of the Gun”)

I am looking forward to this episode. I am a fan of flashback scenes, so let’s hope this will be good.

As soon as pictures become available, we will post them here.

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9.19 Press Release

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“Pupuhi ka he’e o kai uli” – Five-0 investigate the murder of a window washer and find that the victim is actually a renowned street artist who may have a politically motivated bounty on his head. Also, Grover and Adam look into the murder of a gambler, and Junior helps his father when they are reminded of his sister’s death, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, March 15 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

(“Pupuhi ka he’e o kai uli” is Hawaiian for “The octopus of the deep spews its ink.”)

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Fact or Fiction?

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OK, guys, let’s have a discussion about how accurate a TV show has to be. Let’s not just talk about Five-0, I only use it as a stand-in. Talk about any show you like.

What started this discussion was the wrong naming of two buildings frequently used on the show. Five-0 Headquarters is not located at the Palace, as they have more than once said. But on the other hand no police force, special or not, is located in the building they use as HQ. And even worse 😉 there is no such thing as a Governor’s Task Force. So, does have the show an obligation to use the right names for their fictional HQ? And if they don’t do that, does it bother you?

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9.15 Review – sort of

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9.15  –  Ho‘opio ‘ia e ka noho ali‘i a ka ua

As a dangerous hurricane hits Oahu, Five-0 is tasked with protecting El Diablo (Raoul Trujillo), a captured serial killer who is being hunted by an assassin. Also, Tani’s civilian safety check during the storm turns deadly and Rachel and Charlie evacuate to Danny’s house, where the ex-spouses reminisce, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Feb. 15 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.

CBS translated Ho‘opio ‘ia e ka noho ali‘i a ka ua to Made prisoner by the reign of the rain

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9.18 Press Release and Promo Pics

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“Ai no i ka ‘ape he mane’o no ko ka nuku” – Tani and Junior go undercover at a gym to track down a deadly batch of steroids that’s killing users, before the drugs claim any more victims. Also, Danny and MacGarrett sub as bodyguards for Danny’s high maintenance ex-mother-in-law, Amanda Savage (Joan Collins), a wildly famous romance novelist with whom he has never gotten along, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, March 8 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. 

(“Ai no i ka ‘ape he mane’o no ko ka nuku” is Hawaiian for “He who eats ‘ape is bound to have his mouth itch”) 

The review for 9.15 will be posted on Thursday. LeiCa is also working on her Let’s Pic(k) Steve. So, stay tuned.

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9.17 Press Release

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“E’ao lu’au a kualima” – Junior is torn between his duties as a member of Five-0 and his feelings for his former girlfriend when her new love, the father of her son, is one of the culprits in a bank-heist-turned-homicide, on HAWAII FIVE-0, at a special time Friday, Feb. 22 (10:00-11:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network. Episode directed by series star Alex O’Loughlin.

(“E’ao lu’au a kualima” is Hawaiian for “Offer young taro leaves to”)

I’m looking forward to another Alex O’Loughlin episode. 

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9.16 Press Release

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“Hapai ke kuko, hanau ka hewa” – When the top salesperson for a beauty company/pyramid scheme is murdered, Five-0 sifts through a long list of possible suspects who would want her dead. Also, Adam befriends a homeless man estranged from his family, on HAWAII FIVE-0, Friday, Feb. 22 (9:00-10:00 PM, ET/PT) on the CBS Television Network.  

(“Hapai ke kuko, hanau ka hewa” is Hawaiian for “When covetousness is conceived, sin is born”)

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