TV tips on Saturday
8:15 p.m., VOX, Ghostbusters, fantasy comedy
More and more ghosts are being sighted in New York. For paranormal expert Abby (Melissa McCarthy) and her technological all-purpose weapon Jillian, this is a good opportunity to show the world that they are no weirdos. Together with Abby’s college friend Erin (Kristen Wiig) and subway worker Patty (Leslie Jones), they form a special group that hunts ghosts. There’s no turning back: The Ghostbusters are causing a sensation and the moment has come.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Ostfriesengrab, thriller
A young woman hangs dead in a tree in Lütetsburg Castle Park, hanging from ropes – apparently she was the victim of a cruel violent crime. Suspicion falls on ex-prisoner Dieter Meuling (Anton Noori), who had a love affair with the young woman. Meuling is arrested. Shortly thereafter, his lawyer reports with explosive information. Meuling found out from his former cellmate who killed Ann Kathrin Klaasen’s (Julia Jentsch) father. He would tell her his name if the inspector helped him escape.
8:15 p.m., the first, a weekend in August, love drama
Elementary school teacher Katja (Nadja Uhl) leads a full life: she loves her husband Thomas (Thomas Limpinsel) and has a good relationship with her daughter Leonie (Amelie Herres). However, Katja’s world falters when she spends a weekend alone in her farmhouse. The trigger is the freedom-loving journalist Daniel (Carlo Ljubek), an unusual guy passing through. For seven years he has been living out of a backpack and roaming the world. Katja is drawn to his unconventional charm. Without further ado, she allows Daniel to pitch his tent in the garden at her house.
8:15 p.m., Sat.1, A Toy Story: Everything does not listen to a command, animation
Separated by an accident, Woody and Forky – Bonnie’s homemade trash toys – must find their way back to their family. On the way, the cowboy meets his girlfriend Little Porcelain, who now leads a completely different life. Woody realizes that not only Forky, but he too, needs to figure out where he belongs.
9:45 p.m., The First, Love never expires, romantic comedy
The once celebrated stock exchange genius Piet N. Schneller (Heino Ferch) finds it difficult to bake small rolls as a Hartz IV recipient. Under pressure from his case manager Runknagel (Philipp Hochmair), Piet reluctantly accepts a driver’s job at the Hamburger Tafel. On his first day he surprisingly meets his ex-girlfriend Veronika (Tanja Wedhorn) at the food distribution for the needy. In order not to show any weaknesses in front of the love of his life, Piet switches back to the successful type. Although Veronika soon finds out how he really is, she gets involved in the game and accepts his invitation to dinner.