Weekend Watchlist: 'Neighbors,' 'Penny Dreadful,' Rosemary's Baby,' & More

This weekend, Seth Rogen takes on Zac Efron and his entire frat in "Neighbors" (check out their hilarious Unscripted below); the Kristen Bell-starring "Veronica Mars" is out on DVD; psychological horror-thriller "Penny Dreadful," starring Eva Green, premieres on Showtime; and the sinister mini-series "Rosemary's Baby" with Zoe Saldana comes to NBC this Sunday.

Also in theaters this weekend:
  • Written and directed by Jon Favreau, "Chef" follows a recently-fired chef (Favreau) who starts up a food truck to reclaim his creative promise and unite his estranged family. John Leguizamo, Scarlett Johansson, Sofia Vergara, and Dustin Hoffman co-star in this indie.
  • "Fed Up" is a documentary that upends the conventional wisdom of why we gain weight and how to lose it, and unearths a dirty secret of the American food industry along the way.
  • "Moms' Night Out" follows a group of mothers who, in desperate need for a night out, turn to their husbands to watch the kids for the evening -- with hilarious consequences.
  • Directed by Richard Ayoade, "The Double" stars Jesse Eisenberg as a government clerk whose life takes a horrific turn when a new co-worker arrives that looks exactly like him.
  • Written and directed by Gia Coppola, "Palo Alto" follows April (Emma Roberts), a California teenager torn between her soccer coach (James Franco) and sweet stoner classmate Teddy.

Also on TV this weekend:
  • The zombie series "In the Flesh" kicks off its second season (BBC America, 10pm ET Sat.).
  • Charlize Theron hosts "Saturday Night Live" with musical guests The Black Keys (NBC, 11:30pm ET Sat.).
  • "Iyanla: Fix My Life" returns with Iyanla counseling a notorious couple (OWN, 9pm ET Sat.).
  • "Guy's Grocery Games" returns for season 2 with all-new games (Food, 8pm ET Sun.).
'Neighbors' Unscripted - Seth Rogen and Zac Efron
Based on 45 critics

New parents (Seth Rogen, Rose Byrne) go to war with a noisy fraternity next door. Read More

Veronica Mars
Based on 35 critics

Veronica turns amateur sleuth once again when ex-boyfriend Logan is accused of murder. Read More

Penny Dreadful
Based on 14 critics

Many people are familiar with classic literary characters like Dr. Frankenstein and Dorian Gray. "Penny Dreadful" brings those and other characters into a new light by ex... Read More

Rosemary's Baby
Based on 27 critics

After a personal tragedy, Guy and Rosemary look to get a fresh start by moving to Paris. When the married young couple land an apartment with a haunted past, the upscale... Read More