Here is our top 10 New Year’s Eve Scenes from films
1. Ghostbusters 2 (1989)
The finale of Ghostbusters 2 is set on New Year’s Eve, as the painting-dwelling ghost Vigo attempts to return to the mortal world. We love it when the Statue of Liberty walks through the streets of NYC, starting a party.
2. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
In this iconic romantic comedy, Harry waits until the stroke of midnight on New Year’s Eve to tell Sally how he’s felt about her for years…
3. Poseidon (2006)
It is on new year’s eve that the great ship floods and it becomes a race against time to avoid death.
4. The Godfather, Part II (1974)
It is at the President’s New Year celebration that Michael Corleone lets his brother know that he knows that he is the man who is trying to have him killed…and seals his fate with a kiss.
5. Sex and the City – The Movie (2008)
A touching scene, showing how your friends are always there…it’s a lovely montage of the new year’s eve for different characters in the film.
6. The Holiday (2006)
All the characters are finally together in London – a really feel-good moment.
7. About a Boy (2002)
A simple New Year’s Eve lie (about a boy … who is not his son) lands Will in a difficult situation…
8. New Year’s Eve (2011)
Intertwining stories told in New York City on a new year’s eve.
9. Trading Places (1983)
The movie ends with a ride on a New Year’s Eve party train to Manhattan, with all of the main players taken on alternate identities to fool a private detective who is after them.
10. The Gold Rush (1925)
Charlie Chaplin’s Tramp imagines how fun his New Year’s Eve dinner would be if the ladies he invited actually showed up, leading to one of Chaplin’s most famous routines – the dance of the rolls.