Discover where to watch the best New Year's movies as you ring in another year
New Year’s movies are a great way to bid adieu to one year and ring in the next. From A-list ensemble films like New Year’s Eve to crime classics timed around the holiday like The Godfather Part II, there’s no shortage of themes to choose from. So, whether you’re spending NYE at home or just looking for a way to transition into another year, there’s a New Year’s movie for you.
Keep scrolling for the best New Year’s movies and where to stream them.
A collection of twentysomethings try to cope with relationships, loneliness, desire and their individual neuroses.
Set in the year 1999 during the last days of the old millennium, the movie tells the story of Lenny Nero, an ex-cop who now deals with data-discs containing recorded memories and emotions. One day he receives a disc which contains the memories of a murderer killing a prostitute. Lenny investigates and is pulled deeper and deeper in a whirl of blackmail, murder and rape. Will he survive and solve the case?
The presidencies of Kennedy and Johnson, the Vietnam War, the Watergate scandal and other historical events unfold from the perspective of an Alabama man with an IQ of 75, whose only desire is to be reunited with his childhood sweetheart.
Lovely Linda Mason has crooner Jim Hardy head over heels, but suave stepper Ted Hanover wants her for his new dance partner after femme fatale Lila Dixon gives him the brush. Jim's supper club—Holiday Inn—is the setting for the chase by Hanover and manager Danny Reed. The music's the thing.