Bizarre case for Lannert and Bootz in the "crime scene"
The Stuttgart Tatort team (Das Erste) is investigating a murder in a bizarre household. Sandra Bullock and Ryan Reynolds pose as a couple in "Selbst ist die Braut" (Sat.1). Meanwhile, Russell Crowe sails halfway around the world in "Master and Commander" (arte).
8:15 p.m., Das Erste, Tatort: This is our house, crime thriller
Four weeks ago, the members of the Ostfildern Oasis building association moved into their building and the foundation has to be re-excavated due to a sealing problem. An even bigger problem emerges: an unidentifiable female corpse. Thorsten Lannert (Richy Müller) and Sebastian Bootz (Felix Klare) try to find their way between group meetings and expressions of feelings by the residents in order to obtain clues about the identity of the dead.
8:15 p.m., ZDF, Rosamunde Pilcher: City, Country, Kiss, Drama
Flora (Pina Kühr) loves her son more than anything. But Luke (Leonard Artur Conrads), a bright teen with a mild form of ADHD, repeatedly poses problems for his mother by causing trouble at school. On the advice of the school psychologist, Flora is supposed to ensure that Luke's vacation time is rest and exercise. So she spends the summer holidays with him with her mother Liz (Heike Trinker) in Cornwall. Bernard (Giles Cooper), Flora's significant other, prefers to stay at home. But initially there is no sign of peace and quiet in beautiful Cornwall. It won't be long before Luke is in trouble again.
8:15 p.m., Sat.1, Itself is the bride, comedy
Head editor Margaret Tate (Sandra Bullock) is young, successful and tough. Her assistant Andrew Paxton (Ryan Reynolds) in particular has to suffer from her despotic nature. When the Canadian slept through the extension of her US visa, there was only one option left to continue working in New York: Margaret had to marry an American. She spontaneously introduces Andrew as her fiancé. He initially refuses to play his boss's game. But after she promises to help the young man publish his book, Andrew agrees. But the immigration authorities are suspicious.
8:15 p.m., arte, Master and Commander – Until the end of the world, adventure film
During the Napoleonic Wars, the highly decorated British captain Jack Aubrey (Russell Crowe) traveled the oceans with his research vessel. An unexpected attack by the superior French privateer "Acheron" inflicts heavy losses on its crew and seriously damages the ship. The usually so level-headed Aubrey swears bloody revenge. A merciless hunt halfway around the world begins, which not only tests the battered crew but also Aubrey's long-standing friendship with the ship's doctor Stephen Naturin (Paul Bettany). This warns of a fatal wrong decision.
10:35 p.m., Sat.1, Gone Girl – The perfect victim, thriller
A woman (Rosamund Pike) disappears without a trace: Was she kidnapped, even murdered? When under pressure, her husband (Ben Affleck) becomes entangled in contradictions and behaves strangely. Could he have killed his wife? For the investigating detectives, he becomes the main suspect whom the media are ruthlessly pursuing. In order to save his reputation and his skin, the husband will soon only have one chance – he has to find out for himself what has happened to his beautiful wife.