The year 2022 is going to say goodbye and we are ready to welcome the new year that is the year 2023. This year gave us many things and to give a great farewell, we have to watch some really good movies, that we could watch on New Year’s Eve or on the first day of the New Year. In this article, we are going to list the top 20 most popular New Year movies. The top 20 New Movies are listed below.
Top 20 most popular New Year movies
1. Sleepless in Seattle (1993)
Sleepless in Seattle is a movie that you can watch. Nora Ephron’s talents for comedy and romance make this movie very popular and great. The movie follows the story of Sam Baldwin played by Tom Hanks whose wife is dead and an eight-year-old boy named Jonah Baldwin played by Ross Malinger, who calls on a radio talk show to find his father a life partner. The movie got an IMDB rating of 6.8 out of 10.
2. About Time (2013)
If you like some British romantic comedy movies on New Year’s Eve or New Year then you can watch About Time. The movie shows if a man can have the ability to travel in time then he can try to fix all the faults that he had in past. This fantastic movie was directed by Richard Curtis. The movie follows the story of Tim played by Domhnall Gleeson, whose age is 21 at his birthday party, his father told him a secret that in his family they could travel in time. Tim decides, that he will improve his love life with Mary played by Rachel McAdams. About Time got an IMDB rating of 7.8 out of 10.
3. Snowpiercer (2013)
Well, we are going to welcome the year 2023, but in this movie, we going to be very future, and the movie is set in 2031. Fans who loved the dark science fiction movie can watch this movie. The movie is shown in the post-apocalyptic period when the entire world is frozen, but some people in the entire world survived who were aboard the Snowpiercer, for seventeen years they are roaming around the globe and making their economy and lifestyle in the train. Led by Curtis played by Chris Evans a group of small-class citizens who live in the back side of the train and try to come in front of the train and spread the wealth around. Snowpiercer got an IMDB rating of 7.1 out of 10.
4. New Year’s Eve (2011)
You can watch New Year’s Eve movie before welcoming the New Year or after welcoming. Directed by Gary Marshall the movie had a mix of Comedy and Romance. In the movie, we get to see many couples and singles in New York City mixed throughout New Year’s Eve. The movie has a star cast starting with Michelle Pfeiffer, Sarah Jessica Parker, Zac Efron, Jessica Biel, Josh Duhamel, and many more. New Year’s Eve got an IMDB rating of 5.6 out of 10.
5. The Godfather Part II (1974)
You can also watch Godfather part 2 on New Year’s Eve or in New Year. The movie follows the story of the early life of Vito Corleone, his son Micheal Corleone played by Al Pacino expands and strengthens his family crime syndicate while he strikes his business deal with a gangster Hyman Roth. The Godfather II got an IMDB rating of 9 out of 10.
6. Ocean’s Eleven (2001)
Directed by Steven Soderbergh Ocean’s Eleven is another movie that you can watch. Danny Ocean played by George Clooney and his ten companions, on New Year’s Eve, plans to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously. Ocean’s Eleven got an IMDB rating of 7.7 out of 10.
7. About a Boy (2002)
On New Year’s Eve or in the New Year About a Boy will be a perfect movie for you. This movie features a cynical immature young man named Will played by Hugh Grant, who will learn a lesson from a 12-year-old boy named Marcus that how to be a responsible man. This is an adaptation of the novel by Nick Hornby. You will love this movie if you started to watch this movie. About a Boy movie got an IMDB rating of 7.1 out of 10.
8. When Harry Met Sally (1989)
When Harry Met Sally is one of the great New Year movies. Fans would like to watch rom-com movies in the New Year. The story follows a man named Harry played by Billy Crystal and a woman named Sally played by Meg Ryan, they ended their short-term friendship when they were in college, and after five years fate had bring them back together, and they were forced to tell that how they feel about each other. When Harry met Sally got an IMDB rating of 7.7 out of 10.
9. High School Musical (2006)
The movie follows the story of two high school students named Troy Bolton played by Zac Efron and Gabriella Montez played by Vanessa Hudgens secretly decide to audition for their school’s musical. Their talent changes their life as they have struggled to audition for the High School Musical. High School Musical got an IMDB rating of 5.5 out of 10.
10. Holidate (2020)
Sloane Benson played by Emma Roberts is leading single life, and she is alone for holidays too. Then a guy came named Jackson played by Luke Bracey and they together decided from New Year to Valentine’s day they would spend time together. Eventually, they realized that they spend time outside of the holidays too. This movie is directed by John Whitesell and this is also one of the New Year movies. Holiday got an IMDB rating of 6.1 out of 10.
11. While You Were Sleeping (1995)
In this movie you get to see America’s sweetheart Sandra Bullock as Lucy Eleanor Moderatz who is a token collector, she pulls her long-time crush Peter Callaghan played by Peter Gallagher from the path of an ongoing train. At the hospital, the doctor reports that he is in a coma and making a misplaced his family assuming that she is Peter’s fiancée. But, in the movie ends up falling in love with his brother Jack Callaghan played by Bill Pullman. You would enjoy this movie at the time of New Year. While You Were Sleeping got an IMDB rating of 6.8 out of 10.
12. Money Train (1995)
You can watch the Money Train movie in the New Year. Woody Harrelson and Wesley Snipes reunite. On New Year’s Eve Charlie played by Woody Harrelson decides to rob a train and the train is filled with money. His foster brother John played by Wesley Snipes who is a fellow policeman tries to safeguard him. Fans would love to see this action comedy movie. Jennifer Lopez is also in this movie as Grace Santiago. Money Train got an IMDB rating of 5.7 out of 10.
13. After the Thin Man (1936)
Fans would love to see detective movies, and After the Thin Man is one of the greatest New Year movies. The shows that on New Year’s Eve Nick and Nora are back on the West Coast, and when they are looking for a great and relaxing New Year, they get another missing person case to solve and this time, it hits a lot closer to home. After the Thin Man got an IMDB rating of 7.6 out of 10.
14. Are We There Yet? (2005)
If you all want to sit back and enjoy yourself with your family then Are We There Yet? will be a great New Year movie. The story follows a man named Nick played by Ice Cube likes a woman named Nia Long played by Suzanne Kingston and he wants to impress her who is a divorcee. He agrees to take her kids to the airport for her. But, nothing seems so simple as this movie will make you laugh and it all takes in New Year’s Eve. Are We There Yet? movie got an IMDB rating of 4.7 out of 10.
15. Fruitvale Station (2013)
This movie is based on the true story of Oscar Grant III. This film is directed by Ryan Coogler. The story follows the path of a 22-year-old boy named Oscar Grant III who crosses paths with friends, families, and strangers on the last day of 2008. Fruitvale Station got an IMDB rating of 7.5 out of 10.
16. Diner (1982)
The movie’s story takes place in the late 50s, and it follows a group of friends who were preparing for a New Year’s Eve wedding. This movie has many stars like Steve Guttenberg, Mickey Rourke, Kevin Bacon, Daniel Stern, and Tim Daly. This movie is been directed by Oscar-winning director Barry Levinson. Diner movie got an IMDB rating of 7.1 out of 10.
17. Trading Places (1993)
This movie is one of the great comedy New Year movies. And you could watch this movie on New Year’s Eve or on New Year’s too. The movie features two heartless millionaire brothers, they both switch their position, one as a snobbish investor and another one as a street artist, owing to a bet. Trading Places movie got an IMDB rating of 7 .5 out of 10.
18. Forrest Gump (1994)
Another movie by Tom Hanks is one of the top movies of New Year and the movie is Forest Gump. The movie follows the story of a man named Forest Gump who has a very low IQ level, he recounts the early moments of his life when he found himself in the middle of the Vietnam War. All he wants now is to be happy with his childhood sweetheart, Jenny played by Robin Wright. Forest Gump git an IMDB rating of 8.8 out of
19. Four Rooms (1995)
The movie shows that on his first night on the job in the Hollywood hotel, Ted played by Tim Roth is asked to help a coven of witches, gets involved in a domestic argument, takes care of a Gangster’s child and all these happen on New Year’s Eve. Four Rooms got an IMDB rating of 6.7 out of 10.
20. The Age of Adaline (2015)
This is one of the top New Year movies The Age of Adaline. A woman who has been at the age of 29 for many decades, has become ageless after an accident. After many years she meets a man who complicates the eternal life she has living into. The Age of Adaline got an IMDB rating of 7.2 out of 10.
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