8 Movies To Make Your New Year's Eve Celebration Unforgettable

As the year draws to a close, there's no better way to spend your last night of 2022 than with friends and family. And what better way to do that than by watching some of the best New Year's Eve movies available? Whether you prefer comedies, dramas, or something in between, these eight films are sure to help make your New Year's Eve celebration one for the books!

The best part is you don't even need to pay a lot, as these movies might already be available in your current streaming subscription. Let's begin!


When Harry Met Sally (1989)

This classic romantic comedy follows Harry and Sally as they navigate their relationship over the course of 12 years. It's not your typical romance movie that progresses from friendship to a romantic relationship. Instead, it shows how important friendship is between two lovers. Perfectly capturing both the highs and lows of relationships and friendship, this film is sure to leave you feeling warm and fuzzy all night long.


The Apartment (1960)

A hilarious comedy about an ambitious office worker who allows his colleagues to use his apartment for their extramarital affairs. But when he falls for elevator operator Fran, things start to get complicated in unexpected ways. This classic film is sure to make you laugh out loud this New Year's Eve!

It's A Wonderful Life (1946):

A heartwarming tale about George Bailey, a man who has lost all hope in himself until an angel shows him how much good he has done throughout his life. Moreover, this classic film is sure to bring tears—both happy and sad—to your eyes. It's a wonderful reminder of the importance of love and family, especially as the year comes to an end.


200 Cigarettes (1999)

This movie brings together an all-star cast of actors such as Ben Affleck, Dave Chappelle, and Courtney Love for a wild night out on the town in New York City on New Year's Eve as they search for love, friendship, and cigarettes. Filled with laughs and star-studded cameos, this movie may just be the perfect mix of nostalgia and fun!

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Bridget Jones's Diary (2001)

Renee Zellweger stars as Bridget Jones, a single Londoner looking for love on the brink of her 32nd birthday. She started writing the most provocative and embarrassing diary entries as she looked for her ideal man. With plenty of laughs along the way, this modern romantic comedy will have you rooting for Bridget every step of her journey!

The Godfather Part II (1974)

One of the greatest films ever made sees Michael Corleone take control of his father's criminal empire while struggling with his own conscience along the way. This sequel will show you a much darker side of the mafia and will surely keep you on the edge of your seat. If you haven't seen this masterpiece yet, then there's no better time than now!


If you like classic movies like The Godfather, you can watch many of them on Netflix, Hulu, Planet DISH, JustWatch, and many more.

Sleepless In Seattle (1993)

Tom Hanks plays Sam Baldwin, whose son calls into a radio show looking for a new wife for his father during Christmas time – the only thing is he doesn't know who she is yet! Sure to bring romance and laughter into your home this New Year's Eve!


Home Alone 2: Lost In New York (1992)

Everyone loves Kevin McCallister as he returns from Home Alone 1 but accidentally gets sent back alone again – only this time, it's NY instead of Chicago. Watch Kevin outsmart two bumbling burglars as he makes his way back home in time for Christmas – or should we say New Year's?

Final Thoughts

Spend your last few hours of 2022 laughing with family and friends by watching one or two or even all eight films listed above. Let's face it, 2022 might not be the best year for all of us, but let us end it off on a high note by ringing in 2023 with some quality family time spent together watching these unforgettable films. Happy New Year, everyone!