Malcolm in the Middle (2000–2006)
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Houseboat 

The family takes a vacation with the Kenarbans, sharing a houseboat. And while Steve's parents are caught in a fight, Reese and Steve socialize with some cheerleader from a nearby spirit ... See full summary »

Director:

Todd Holland

Writers:

Linwood Boomer (created by), Bob Stevens
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Jane Kaczmarek ... Lois
Bryan Cranston ... Hal
Christopher Masterson ... Francis (as Christopher Kennedy Masterson)
Justin Berfield ... Reese
Erik Per Sullivan ... Dewey
Frankie Muniz ... Malcolm
Craig Lamar Traylor ... Stevie Kenarban
Daniel von Bargen ... Commandant Edwin Spangler
Merrin Dungey ... Kitty Kenarban
Gary Anthony Williams ... Abraham 'Abe' Kenarban
Eric Nenninger ... Eric Hansen
Arjay Smith ... Finley
Scott Adsit ... Attorney
Brooke Anne Smith ... Tracey
Shannon Woodward ... Tammy
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Storyline

The family takes a vacation with the Kenarbans, sharing a houseboat. And while Steve's parents are caught in a fight, Reese and Steve socialize with some cheerleader from a nearby spirit camp, Malcolm is stuck with Hal fishing. At the military academy, Eric turns eighteen and leaves for Alaska, inspiring Francis to do something about his situation too. Written by MetaControl

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Genres:

Comedy | Family

Certificate:

TV-PG | See all certifications »
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 November 2001 (USA) See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

The ventriloquist doll that Hal uses is 'Dennis', a ventriloquist doll that appeared in the TV series 'Goosebumps' (Night of the living dummy II) based on R.L. Stine's novels. See more »

Goofs

Lois, Kitty & Abe walk along the pier with luggage. Initially (from behind) Lois has a grey suitcase in her left hand. Viewed from the front, the suit case is in her right hand. See more »

Quotes

Reese: Imagine 100 fat guys falling down stairs, knocking over old ladies, multiply that by ten and you're not even close!
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Soundtracks

Let's Get It On
(uncredited)
Written by Marvin Gaye and Ed Townsend
Performed by Marvin Gaye
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