What to Watch Tonight

Superman, Hitchcock and Other Marathons, and More


On TV this Saturday: El Rey Network binges on the Man of Steel, Showtime gives viewers a second chance to get hooked on Roadies and College Football gets underway on ABC. Here are eight programs to keep on your radar:

  • Sundance
    Hitchcock Movie Marathon

    Spend the day with the Master of Suspense, starting with Vertigo, followed by Rear Window, The Birds and (at 6:30) Psycho.

  • Showtime 2
    Roadies Marathon

    Through 9 pm | If you forgot to tour with the Staton+House band, here’s a chance to hit all 10 Season 1 dates.

  • El Rey Network
    Superman Marathon

    Through Monday at midnight | The basic cabler will air all four Christopher Reeve films a total of six (!) times through Labor Day weekend.

  • ABC
    Saturday Night College Football

    The Alabama Crimson Tide face off against the USC Trojans live from AT&T Stadium in Arlington, Texas.

  • Lifetime
    Backstabbed

    A woman (One Life to Live‘s Brittany Underwood) learns that her boss (Charles in Charge‘s Josie Davis) has a dark side when she attempts to quit her real estate gig.

  • CBS
    A Football Life

    Sneak preview: Ahead of the sixth season’s NFL Network debut, CBS gets first dibs on an episode focused on Brett Favre.

  • NBC
    Aquarius

    Two episodes: First up, Ken and Emma reconcile as Hodiak looks into Bunchy’s murder. Then at 10 pm, Hodiak gets in trouble with Internal Affairs.

  • NBC
    Saturday Night Live

    Repeat to Revisit: This encore features host and musical guest Ariana Grande. (Read recap.)