Comedy that follows the lives of reluctant child genius Malcolm and his dysfunctional middle-class family
The family goes out to dinner with the straight-laced Kenarbans. Francis makes the mistake of inviting local girls to a party at Marlin Academy.
The family discover something they thought unimaginable: a family who are worse than them. And as Malcolm experiences his first ever crush, Francis continues to go toe-to-toe with headmaster Spangler.
Traffic Jam: While stuck in a traffic jam, Malcolm meets his match in an intriguing young girl
Series 2 Episode 1
Halloween Approximately: The boys build the ultimate stealth weapon while Hal and Lois take on a speeding motorist
Series 2 Episode 2
Lois' Birthday: Lois runs away from home when the boys demolish her meagre hopes for a happy birthday
Series 2 Episode 3
Dinner Out: The family dines with the Kenarbans; Francis invites local girls to a Marlin Academy party
Series 2 Episode 4
Casino: On a trip to a casino, Hal gets banned from gambling while Lois and Dewey win a spa day
Series 2 Episode 5
Convention: The boys compete for a cute babysitter's attention. Hal fights with an old rival.
Series 2 Episode 6
Robbery: While Hal and the boys are besieged by bats at home, Lois gets robbed at work
Series 2 Episode 7
Therapy: Malcolm gets into therapy to get out of class, and Francis cleans up on laundry duty
Series 2 Episode 8
High School Play: Malcolm's friendships suffer when he becomes the suddenly popular star of the school play
Series 2 Episode 9
The Bully: Reese gives up his spot as school bully and Malcolm suffers at the hands of his successors
Series 2 Episode 10
Old Mrs. Old: Malcolm gets in trouble with an elderly neighbour. Francis's friend enrols at the Academy.
Series 2 Episode 11
Krelboyne Girl: Malcolm has his first crush, and finds it involves a confusing mix of love and hate
Series 2 Episode 12
New Neighbors: A new family move in next door - and they're even more awful that Malcolm's family
Series 2 Episode 13
Hal Quits: Hal quits his job to become an artist while Francis works a long week at Lucky Aide
Series 2 Episode 14
The Grandparents: Lois's disapproving parents visit. Francis gets food poisoning while at Mardi Gras.
Series 2 Episode 15
Traffic Ticket: Lois disputes a police officer's claim that she was driving recklessly
Series 2 Episode 16
Surgery: Malcolm is hospitalised for an appendicectomy. Francis stages a hunger strike.
Series 2 Episode 17
Reese Cooks: Reese discovers a talent for cooking while Francis is forced to write a term paper
Series 2 Episode 18
Tutoring Reese: Malcolm tries to help Reese improve his grades. Francis is exiled after defying Lois.
Series 2 Episode 19
Bowling: The boys' bowling trip splits into two realities based around which parent chaperones them
Series 2 Episode 20