What to Watch Today

David S. Pumpkins Special, Flint Crisis Film and More

David S. Pumpkins

On TV this Saturday: Queen Latifah leads Lifetime’s depiction of the Flint water crisis, TV Land binges on the best Roseanne Halloween episodes and SNL goes all in on Tom Hanks’ David S. Pumpkins — any questions? Here are 10 programs to keep on your radar:

  • CBS, NBC, Fox and ABC
    College Football

    Six games: Among the broadcast-TV offerings are Oklahoma State vs. West Virginia (12 pm, ABC); TCU vs. Iowa State (3:30 pm, ABC); Georgia vs. Florida (3:30 pm, CBS); Penn State vs. Ohio State (3:30 pm, Fox); North Carolina State vs. Notre Dame (3:30 pm, NBC); Georgia Tech vs. Clemson (8 pm, ABC).

  • TV Land
    Roseanne Halloween Marathon

    Through 8:30 pm | This spook-tacular binge features every Halloween episode from Seasons 2-8. (See how we ranked them and vote for your favorite!)

  • Fox
    MLB World Series: Game 4

    The championship series continues, with the Los Angeles Dodgers (1-2) trailing the Houston Astros.

  • Lifetime

    Three women band together to expose the wrongdoings that led to the ongoing water crisis in Flint, Mich.; Queen Latifah (Star), Betsy Brandt (Life in Pieces) and Marin Ireland (Sneaky Pete) star.

  • Hallmark
    Marry Me at Christmas

    In this totally real movie that actually exists, a boutique owner (Reign‘s Rachel Skarsten) falls for a bride-to-be’s movie star brother, whose totally real name is — wait for it! — Jonny Blaze (90210‘s Trevor Donovan).

  • Showtime
    Black Sabbath: The End of the End

    90 minutes: This film chronicles the band’s last-ever concert, recorded on Feb. 4 at the Genting Arena in Birmingham, England.

  • BBC America
    Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency

    The investigation into the 40-year-old case of two dead bodies takes an unexpected turn after Bart reveals she was assaulted.

  • BBC America
    The Graham Norton Show

    Guests include Jane Fonda, Nicole Kidman, Colin Farrell, Bryan Cranston and Matt Lucas; Niall Horan performs.

  • Ovation

    Louis’ insomnia results in extreme paranoia; a jealous Chevalier seduces Colbert’s niece; Gaston and Agathe come to an agreement.

  • NBC
    The David S. Pumpkins Animated Halloween Special

    In this half-hour cartoon, Tom Hanks’ eccentric SNL character shows a brother and sister the true meaning of Halloween — and Game of Thrones‘ Peter Dinklage is apparently part of it. Any questions?? (See who’s hosting on Nov. 4.)