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 Movie Poster
Saw
R2004
Based on 32 critics

Photographer Adam Stanheight (Leigh Whannell) and oncologist Lawrence Gordon (Cary Elwes) regain consciousness... Read More

Nightcrawler Movie Poster
Nightcrawler
R2014
Based on 45 critics

Los Angeles denizen Louis Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) survives by scavenging and petty theft. He stumbles... Read More

Olive Kitteridge TV Show Poster
Olive Kitteridge
HBOTV14November 2, 2014
Based on 34 critics

A seemingly quiet New England town is rampant with affairs, crime and tragedy. Read More