Malcolm in the Middle Season 1
S01 E01Jan 10, 2000
Pilot Jan 10, 2000 Malcolm finds his life as the middle brother in an 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.
S01 E02Jan 17, 2000
Red Dress Jan 17, 2000 Lois must take drastic steps to discover which of her sons ruined the special dress she bought for an anniversary dinner with Hal.
S01 E03Jan 24, 2000
Home Alone 4 Jan 24, 2000 Lois and Hal leave the boys alone for the weekend with Francis. the boys assume that if all goes well, Francis may not have to go back to military school.
S01 E04Feb 7, 2000
Shame Feb 7, 2000 Parallel stories pit Malcolm against a bullying, obnoxious new kid and Francis vies with his intimidating, military-school commandant, who's presenting sex-education lectures. Meanwhile, Hal takes heat after cutting down a tree.
S01 E05Feb 14, 2000
Malcolm Babysits Feb 14, 2000 Malcolm's cushy babysitting job provides relief from the trailer the 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.
S01 E06Feb 21, 2000
Sleepover Feb 21, 2000 Malcolm sleeps over at Stevie's house and, appalled at his 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.
S01 E07Feb 28, 2000
Francis Escapes Feb 28, 2000 Francis goes AWOL from military school to link up with his girlfriend, a ditsy doozy who's made him gaga.
S01 E08Mar 13, 2000
Krelboyne Picnic Mar 13, 2000 The whole family attends a Krelboyne family picnic, and Malcolm 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.
S01 E09Mar 20, 2000
Lois vs. Evil Mar 20, 2000 Lois's firing prompts household economizing. Meanwhile, Francis delights in his honor-guard duty—at a teenage beauty pageant.
S01 E10Apr 2, 2000
Stock Car Races Apr 2, 2000 While Hal secretly takes the boys to the stock car races, Lois desperately searches for her missing paycheck. Francis at military school is keeping a boa constrictor as a pet.
S01 E11Apr 9, 2000
Funeral Apr 9, 2000 A relative's funeral conflicts with Malcolm's plans for his very first date, so he tries to figure out a way to skip the bereavement ceremony.
S01 E12Apr 16, 2000
Cheerleader Apr 16, 2000 A spiffy cheerleader attracts slovenly Reese, who cleans up his 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.
S01 E13Apr 30, 2000
Rollerskates Apr 30, 2000 Roller-skating lessons from Hal bug Malcolm, who rebels against dad's discipline while mom agonizes in bed from a backache she blames on Reese. Francis avoids his squad's survival weekend.
S01 E14May 7, 2000
The Bots and the Bees May 7, 2000 Malcolm and his Krelboyne classmates enlist the help of Hal 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.
S01 E15May 14, 2000
Smunday May 14, 2000 The boys stay home from school when their mother thinks 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.
S01 E16May 21, 2000
Water Park (1) May 21, 2000 When the family goes to a water park for a day, Dewey is left home with an elderly, stern babysitter. Francis is hustled at pocket billiards by his military-school commandant.