Malcolm in the Middle: Season 1

Malcolm in the Middle: Season 1

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The classic early-2000s sitcom that made a star out of Frankie Muniz about a gifted young teen trying to survive life with his dysfunctional family. Co-stars pre-Breaking Bad Bryan Cranston as his dimwitted dad.

2000Rating: TV-PGUSAFox Television Studios, Regency Television
ComedyKids & FamilyClassic

Episodes

EPISODE 1.1

Pilot

Malcolm finds his life as the middle brother in an... More eccentric family made even more difficult by his being placed in a class for gifted students at school where he reluctantly befriends another boy with a high IQ and stands up to a bully.

EPISODE 1.2

Red Dress

Lois must take drastic steps to discover which of her... More sons ruined the special dress she bought for an anniversary dinner with Hal.

EPISODE 1.3

Home Alone 4

Lois and Hal leave the boys alone for the weekend... More with Francis. the boys assume that if all goes well, Francis may not have to go back to military school.

EPISODE 1.4

Shame

Parallel stories pit Malcolm against a bullying, obnoxious new kid... More and Francis vies with his intimidating, military-school commandant, who's presenting sex-education lectures. Meanwhile, Hal takes heat after cutting down a tree.

EPISODE 1.5

Malcolm Babysits

Malcolm's cushy babysitting job provides relief from the trailer the... More family's using while their house is being fumigated, until Malcolm learns that the trust placed in him in his new position is strictly limited. Meanwhile, the military school's master key leads Francis to a corpse, for which he provides a proper send-off.

EPISODE 1.6

Sleepover

Malcolm sleeps over at Stevie's house and, appalled at his... More over-protected lifestyle, persuades him to sneak out to a strange, late-night escapade. Francis deals with hazing at military school. Reese tries to prove he's man enough to watch a scary movie.

EPISODE 1.7

Francis Escapes

Francis goes AWOL from military school to link up with... More his girlfriend, a ditsy doozy who's made him gaga.

EPISODE 1.8

Krelboyne Picnic

The whole family attends a Krelboyne family picnic, and Malcolm... More dreads his performance in the event's Academic Circus will make him look like a freak. Disasters abound as stage acts bomb, families feud, and Malcolm's dad serves meat to vegetarians.

EPISODE 1.9

Lois vs. Evil

Lois's firing prompts household economizing. Meanwhile, Francis delights in his... More honor-guard duty—at a teenage beauty pageant.

EPISODE 1.10

Stock Car Races

While Hal secretly takes the boys to the stock car... More races, Lois desperately searches for her missing paycheck. Francis at military school is keeping a boa constrictor as a pet.

EPISODE 1.11

Funeral

A relative's funeral conflicts with Malcolm's plans for his very... More first date, so he tries to figure out a way to skip the bereavement ceremony.

EPISODE 1.12

Cheerleader

A spiffy cheerleader attracts slovenly Reese, who cleans up his... More act—best as he can—to woo her. He even joins her rah-rah squad. Dewey tries to convince Lois and Hal to buy him a new toy. Francis has a heart-to-heart conversation with headmaster Spangler.

EPISODE 1.13

Rollerskates

Roller-skating lessons from Hal bug Malcolm, who rebels against dad's... More discipline while mom agonizes in bed from a backache she blames on Reese. Francis avoids his squad's survival weekend.

EPISODE 1.14

The Bots and the Bees

Malcolm and his Krelboyne classmates enlist the help of Hal... More for a school project, which involves a robot, and an enormous swarm of bees. Lois visits Francis at his school after he becomes injured and soon clashes with Spangler.

EPISODE 1.15

Smunday

The boys stay home from school when their mother thinks... More it's Sunday instead of Monday. Malcolm thinks of a plan to get Francis out of trouble once again. Hal gets sucked in by a Porsche dealership.

EPISODE 1.16

Water Park (1)

When the family goes to a water park for a... More day, Dewey is left home with an elderly, stern babysitter. Francis is hustled at pocket billiards by his military-school commandant.

Malcolm in the Middle: Season 1 | Release Details

Malcolm in the Middle: Season 1 is available to stream in New Zealand now on Disney+.