This weekend, Frank Miller and Robert Rodriguez throw another punch in "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," the hard-boiled sequel starring Jessica Alba, Eva Green, Josh Brolin, and many more; HBO's "True Blood" wraps up its final season Sunday night after a seven-year run; the 31st MTV Video Music Awards airs live Sunday, with performances by Iggy Azalea, Taylor Swift, and others; and Seth Meyers hosts the 66th annual Emmy Awards Monday night on NBC.

Weekend Watchlist: 'Sin City 2,' 'True Blood,' 'Emmys,' & VMAs


Also in theaters this weekend:
  • "If I Stay" stars Chloe Grace Moretz as a talented young musician whose life changes in an instant after a car accident puts her in a coma. During an out-of-body experience, she must decide how to proceed with her drastically different life.
  • "When the Game Stands Tall" tells the story of legendary football coach Bob Ladouceur, who took De La Salle High School from obscurity to a record-shattering 151-game winning streak.
  • "Love Is Strange" stars John Lithgow and Alfred Molina as newlyweds who are forced to stay with their friends and family after one of them is fired, a situation that weighs heavily on all involved.
  • "The One I Love" follows a couple (Mark Duplass, Elisabeth Moss) on the brink of separation, who escape for a weekend in pursuit of their best selves. An unusual dilemma awaits them.
  • "Are You Here" stars Owen Wilson and Zach Galifianakis as childhood best friends who embark on a road trip back to their hometown after the latter learns he has inherited a small fortune from his late father. Written and directed by "Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner.

Also on TV this weekend:
  • "BoJack Horseman" is a new edgy, Adult-Swim-style animated series starring Will Arnett and Aaron Paul (Netflix, 12:01 am ET Friday).
  • "Doctor Who" returns for its eighth season with the new doctor, played by Peter Capaldi (BBC America, 8p ET Saturday).
  • "Breathless" is a medical drama set in 1961 London (PBC, 9p ET Sunday).

Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For Movie Poster
Frank Miller's Sin City: A Dame to Kill For
R2014
In Theaters on August 22, 2014

The damaged denizens of Sin City return for another round of stories from the mind of Frank Miller. In... Read More

True Blood TV Show Poster
True Blood
HBOTVMASeptember 7, 2008
Based on 17 critics

Vampires walk the Earth using synthetic blood. Read More