New Year's Eve Movies

New Year's Eve can be filled with laughter, love, and tears -- not necessarily in that order. With your resolutions made and as you count down the clock to midnight, check out our pick of movies that are set on -- or feature pivotal scenes around -- New Year's Eve. We've got classics, romcoms, scares, and hard-hitting dramas, so no matter how you want to see in the new year, we've got you covered. For more movies about the holidays, be sure to check our Best Holiday Movies for Kids and our Christmas Movies lists.

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Rudolph's Shiny New Year Movie Poster Image
Rudolph helps another outcast save New Year's Eve.
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(Release Year: 1976)
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Winnie the Pooh: A Very Merry Pooh Year Movie Poster Image
Beloved characters celebrate holidays, differences.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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High School Musical Movie Poster Image
A modern-day Grease for tweens.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Ghostbusters II Movie Poster Image
Slime-soaked sequel has violence, cursing.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1989)
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Sleepless in Seattle Movie Poster Image
Romantic '90s fairy tale has some cursing, sex.
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(Release Year: 1993)
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While You Were Sleeping Movie Poster Image
Appealing family comedy with old-fashioned feel.
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(Release Year: 1995)
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An Affair to Remember Movie Poster Image
Made for romantics.
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(Release Year: 1957)
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The Apartment Movie Poster Image
Vintage comedy about sex in the city has drinking, smoking.
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(Release Year: 1960)
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Ground Control Movie Poster Image
Air traffic control drama has lots of tension, profanity.
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(Release Year: 1998)
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The Holiday Movie Poster Image
Women swap homes in festive romcom; language, sex.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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Poseidon Movie Poster Image
Graphic disaster flick. Not for younger kids.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2006)
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The Poseidon Adventure Movie Poster Image
Titanic without the smarm.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1972)
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Sunset Boulevard Movie Poster Image
A must for fans of ruthless black comedy.
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(Release Year: 1950)
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About a Boy Movie Poster Image
Edgy, sweet book-based dramedy has profanity, mature themes.
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(Release Year: 2002)
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Rent Movie Poster Image
Vibrant musical-based movie has sex, drugs, cursing.
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(Release Year: 2005)
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Phantom Thread Movie Poster Image
Elegant power struggle in the fashion world; salty language.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2017)
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About Time Movie Poster Image
Sweet time travel romcom with strong language, some sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Bridget Jones's Diary Movie Poster Image
Single gal's romantic mishaps are fun for older teens.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2001)
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Carol Movie Poster Image
Moving, beautifully acted '50s-set drama about secret love.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Gideon's Daughter Movie Poster Image
Well-acted, witty dad-daughter BBC drama.
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(Release Year: 2006)
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The Godfather: Part II Movie Poster Image
Brilliant mob movie with graphic violence.
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(Release Year: 1974)
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Rosemary's Baby Movie Poster Image
Keep children away from this scary classic.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1968)
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When Harry Met Sally Movie Poster Image
Wit- and charm-filled romantic-comedy classic.
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(Release Year: 1989)
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Fruitvale Station Movie Poster Image
Powerful, mature drama based on tragic-real life shooting.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2013)
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Sex and the City: The Movie Movie Poster Image
Just as fun, sexy, and label heavy as the series.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2008)
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