This weekend, Jake Gyllenhaal stars as an obsessive crime journalist in the Dan Gilroy thriller "Nightcrawler," the gruesome horror favorite "Saw" is getting re-released in theaters for its 10th anniversary, and Frances McDormand, Bill Murray, and Richard Jenkins star in HBO's new miniseries "Olive Kitteridge" about a placid New England town that is actually wrought with illicit affairs, crime, and tragedy.

Weekend Watchlist: 'Nightcrawler,' 'Saw,' 'Olive Kitteridge,' & More


Also in theaters this weekend:
  • "Horns" stars Daniel Radcliffe as the prime suspect in the murder of his girlfriend (Juno Temple) who awakes one morning with magical horns growing from his head.
  • In "Before I Go to Sleep," Christine (Nicole Kidman) wakes up every day with no memory of her past as the result of a traumatic accident forcing her to question everyone around her (Colin Firth, Mark Strong) after new terrifying truths emerge.
  • "The Great Invisible" is a documentary on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion in 2010 as seen through the eyes of oil executives, survivors, and Gulf Coast residents.

Also on TV this weekend:
Video On Demand:
  • "Fishing Without Nets" follows a Somali who opts in on a piracy mission, but then tries to extricate himself from the events. The drama is VICE's first foray into narrative filmmaking.

Saw
R2004
Based on 32 critics

A doctor (Cary Elwes) must kill his cellmate or his family will die. Read More

Nightcrawler
R2014
Based on 45 critics

A freelance cameraman (Jake Gyllenhaal) goes to extreme measures to get shots of shocking crimes. Read More

Olive Kitteridge
HBO2014
Based on 34 critics

Oscar-winner Frances McDormand ("Fargo") and Oscar-nominee Richard Jenkins ("The Visitor") star in the four-part drama "Olive Kitteridge," adapted from Elizabeth Strout's... Read More