United States

New Year, New Flicks: A Must-Watch Movie List For Your Eve Celebrations

Whether you're looking for heartwarming tales, laugh-out-loud comedies, or thrilling adventures, we've curated a list of six movies that are perfect for bidding farewell to the old and welcoming in the new.

Representative image
info_icon

As the clock ticks down to midnight on New Year's Eve, there's no better way to bid farewell to the old and welcome the new than with a cinematic celebration. Whether you're snuggled up with loved ones or having a solo movie night, these six films are perfect for ushering in the New Year with laughter, tears, and a touch of inspiration.

  • When Harry Met Sally 

Start your evening with this timeless romantic comedy that explores the complexities of friendship and love.

info_icon
When Harry Met Sally 

Directed by Rob Reiner, "When Harry Met Sally" follows the evolving relationship between Harry Burns (Billy Crystal) and Sally Albright (Meg Ryan) over the course of 12 years. With witty dialogue, memorable scenes, and a classic New Year's Eve moment, this film is a delightful choice to set the mood for the evening.

  • The Great Gatsby 

Step into the glitz and glamour of the roaring '20s with Baz Luhrmann's visually stunning adaptation of F. Scott Fitzgerald's literary masterpiece. 

info_icon
The Great Gatsby 

Starring Leonardo DiCaprio as the enigmatic Jay Gatsby, this film transports viewers to a world of extravagant parties, forbidden love, and the pursuit of the American Dream. The lavish cinematography and compelling storytelling make "The Great Gatsby" a captivating choice for a New Year's Eve movie marathon.

  • La La Land 

Embrace the magic of musicals with Damien Chazelle's "La La Land." This modern-day love story, starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone, unfolds against the backdrop of Los Angeles. 

info_icon
La La Land 

The film's vibrant colors, catchy musical numbers, and heartfelt performances make it a perfect choice for those who want to celebrate the joy of pursuing dreams and the beauty of serendipity.

  • Groundhog Day 

For a whimsical take on the concept of time and self-discovery, look no further than "Groundhog Day." Directed by Harold Ramis and starring Bill Murray, this comedy follows weatherman Phil Connors as he relives the same day over and over again.

info_icon
Groundhog Day 

The film's humor and underlying message about personal growth and finding meaning in everyday moments make it a thought-provoking yet lighthearted choice for a New Year's Eve movie night.

  • The Pursuit of Happyness

If you're in the mood for a heartfelt and inspiring story, "The Pursuit of Happyness" is an excellent choice. Starring Will Smith in a powerful performance, the film recounts the true-life struggles of Chris Gardner as he strives to overcome homelessness and build a better future for himself and his son. 

info_icon
The Pursuit of Happyness

This emotionally charged drama serves as a reminder of resilience, determination, and the possibility of new beginnings.

  • Inception

Wrap up your New Year's Eve movie marathon with Christopher Nolan's mind-bending masterpiece, "Inception." 

info_icon
Inception

Starring Leonardo DiCaprio, the film takes audiences on a thrilling journey through dreams within dreams, blurring the lines between reality and imagination. The intricate plot, stunning visuals, and thought-provoking concepts provide a fitting conclusion to the year and leave viewers with plenty to ponder as they welcome the possibilities of the future.

So, grab some popcorn, settle into your favorite spot, and let the magic of these movies make your New Year's Eve a truly memorable one.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement