Raising Genius

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Raising Genius ★½ 2004 (R)

Weird teenaged math genius Hal (Long) locks himself in the bathroom to work on an equation that involves watching his cheerleader neighbor Lacy (McKellar) bounce on a trampoline. And it also upsets his overbearing mother Nancy (Malick). But things get out of hand when a burglary brings out the cops who think Hal is being kept prisoner. 83m/C DVD . Justin Long, Wendie Malick, Stephen (Steve) Root, Danica McKellar, Tippi Hedren, Shirley Jones; D: Linda Voorhees, Bess Wiley; W: Linda Voorhees; C: Chris W. Johnson. VIDEO