New year movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant new year movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious, touching, feel good and suspense films and TV shows about / with new year, new year's eve, destiny, runaway, mentor, brutality, couples, christmas, family and storytelling plots mostly in Comedy, Romance and Drama genres shot in USA, Russia, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as new year: New Year's Eve (2011), Magicians (1982), In Search of a Midnight Kiss (2007), Six Degrees of Celebration 2 (2011), The Irony of Fate. The Sequel (2007), A Long Way Down (2014), A Wonderful Night in Split (2004), Countdown (2012), Max Embarrassing (2008), The Children (2008).

List of new year movies

 5.7
 81K
New Year's Eve (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: new year, new year's eve, love and romance, singleness, looking for love, couple relations, hopes, lifestyle, starting over, multiple storylines, meaningful kiss, couples ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, los angeles
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The Irony of Fate, or Enjoy Your Bath! (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 192 min.
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Story: A group of old friends have a tradition of going to a public bathing house on New Years eve. Occasionally too much vodka and beer makes two of them unconscious. The problem is that one of them (Sasha) has to go to Leningrad but another one (Zhenya) ...
Style: feel good, witty, light, humorous, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, love triangle, love and romance, fall in love, new year, couple relations, farce, comedy of errors, unfulfillment, social satire, drunken man, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia, soviet union, moscow russia
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 7.2
 2K
Magicians (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In a small Russian town, there is a Research Institute for magic. One of the witches, Alyona Sanina, is going to marry a guy named Ivan Puhov (not a magician). A jealous Apollon Sataneev tells her boss Kira Shemahandskaya that Sanina is going to ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, sentimental, captivating, suspense
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, love, singing, new year, intrigue, spell, witch, conspiracy, science, wizards, institute, male female relationship ...
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In Search of a Midnight Kiss (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Broke and alone on New Year's Eve, Wilson just wants to spend the rest of a very bad year in bed. But, when his best friend convinces him to post a personal ad, he meets a woman bent on finding the right guy to be with at midnight.
Style: semi serious, humorous, melancholic, light, witty ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: new year, love and romance, looking for love, loneliness, holiday, human nature, lifestyle, masturbation, sex talk, internet dating, romance, city life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey, san francisco
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Six Degrees of Celebration 2 (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A lot of things happened in the life of "Yolki" hepes during the last year, but here it's again - the New Year's eve...
Style: humorous, feel good, touching, buddy comedy, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: memory loss, new year, buddies, escapades, wish come true, love and romance, society, urban, hopes, false arrest, obsessive quest, landing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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The Irony of Fate. The Sequel (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Zhenya and Nadya go their separate ways. Nadya stuck with her bureaucrat boyfriend, married him and had a daughter, also called Nadya. Zhenya married and had a son, Konstantin. Both later divorced. More than 30 years later, Konstantin ends up drunk ...
Style: humorous, touching, semi serious, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: destiny, new year, love and romance, family relations, couples, lovers reunited, haunted by the past, fall in love, romance, female stockinged legs, love, pantyhose ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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A Long Way Down (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Four lost souls decide to end their lives on the same night, New Year's Eve. When they meet unintentionally at the same suicide hotspot, they mutually agree to call off their plans for six weeks, forming an unconventional, dysfunctional family.
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sincere, emotional ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, new year's eve, new year, direction and purpose, introspection, unfulfillment, petty job, group of strangers, dull life, coping, cause and meaning, suicide attempt ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: london, england
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A Wonderful Night in Split (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Croatia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is set over the course of a New Year's Eve night in the Croatian port city of Split, where it follows three parallel plots. The first plot line features a small-time drug dealer Nike (Marinko Prga) and a young widow Marija (Nives ...
Style: disturbing, serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: drug abuse, neo noir, crimes, murder, small town, juvenile delinquency, dealer, drug dealing, new year, new year's eve, prostitute, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: croatia, europe, former yugoslavia
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 6.3
 615
Countdown (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this Thai thriller set in New York City, three rich kids want to throw a New Year’s Eve party in their apartment. They call up a drug dealer, an American guy called Jesus. When Jesus arrives the countdown bash turns into a psychological game ...
Style: serious, scary, realistic, sadistic, asian horror
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, drug abuse, confined, danger, youth, drugs/alcohol, deadly, new year, graphic violence, drug dealer, torture, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
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Max Embarrassing (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Denmark
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Max is hitting puberty, and foxy Ofelia from class has touched his heart. He now plans to spend Christmas break with her or, at the very least, New Year's Eve. Watching her little boy grow up, his mother Agnete doesn't know what leg to ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, friendship, parents and children, teenage love, family relations, new year, youth, teenage life, school life, eccentric family, friends, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: denmark
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 6.0
 17K
The Children (2008)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A relaxing Christmas vacation turns into a terrifying fight for survival as the children begin to turn on their parents
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: family in danger, danger, deadly virus, violence spree, child illness, family problems, new year, countryside, killer child, murder, slasher, trapped ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
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Six Degrees of Celebration (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A collection of several interlinked stories that happen on the New Year's eve...
Style: funny, humorous, entertaining, romantic, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: disorder, new year, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, family relations, couple relations, hopes, president, escapades, romance, jealousy, telephone call ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
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 6.5
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The Best Man (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Incredibly, the bride at the altar falls in love with the best man on first sight, and even though he makes efforts to avoid her infatuation with him, she is determined to annul her marriage and marry the best man. And although she is able to ...
Style: sexy, humorous, sexual, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: wedding, new year, romance, small town, couples, family relations, fall in love, love triangle, small town life, love and romance, carabinieri, slide projector ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1920s
Place: italy, new jersey, tokyo, london
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 5.8
 2K
Maybe (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Arthur is invited to a New Year's Eve party to celebrate the year 2000. His girlfriend Lucie would like a baby from him but he refuses. Through the ceiling of the toilets, he discovers a passage leading to this futurist Paris. There, he meets ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: time travel, new year, romance, twentysomething life, couples, fatherhood, wilderness, parent child relationship, male nudity, black panties, panties, female nudity ...
Time: 90s
Place: paris france, france, europe
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Are We There Yet? (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Years Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: children, road trip, mischievous children, on the road, family relations, family, parents and children, couple relations, nothing goes right, romance, disorder, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, canada, oregon
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Rudolph's Shiny New Year (1976)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Rudolph must find Happy, the baby new year, before the midnight of New Year's Eve.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, touching, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, kids, toddlers
Plot: new year, holiday, new year's eve, show tunes, friends, puppets, babies and infants, family, adventure, save the day, danger, escapades ...
Time: 11th century, 70s, 18th century, 20th century, prehistory ...
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 6.4
 2K
Don't Tell (2005)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Italy, UK, France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Sabina has a regular life. She is satisfied with her job and her love for Franco. Lately nightmares start disturbing her, and almost in the same time she discovers to be pregnant. Step by step she remembers her childhood spent within a severe ...
Style: psychological, serious, emotional, touching, sincere ...
Plot: incest, dysfunctional family, family relations, pregnancy, sexual abuse, introspection, self discovery, couples, family problems, infidelity, couple relations, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles, italy
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The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, girls' night
Plot: catastrophe, ship, adventure, cruise, survival, race against time, passenger, hysteria, underwater, forces of nature, faith, group of strangers ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mediterranean sea, atlantic ocean
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The White Balloon (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Iran
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Several people try to take advantage of a little girl's innocence to hustle money her mom gave to her to buy a goldfish with.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, allegory, harsh ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fish, money, new year, family relations, goldfish, celebration, coming of age, friendship, innocence lost, cons and scams, family life, new wave ...
Time: 90s
Place: iran, middle east, tehran iran, hong kong
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Peter's Friends (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It is New Year's weekend and the friends of Peter (Fry) gather at his newly inherited country house. Ten years ago, they all acted together in a Cambridge University student comedy troupe, but it's less clear how much they have in common ...
Style: sentimental, witty, realistic, touching, talky ...
Plot: weekend, friends, secret, reunion, new year's eve, thirtysomething life, adulthood, singleness, family problems, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: england, europe, london
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101 Reykjavík (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Iceland, Denmark, France, Norway, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Thirty-year-old Hlynur still lives with his mother and spends his days drinking, watching porn and surfing the net while living off unemployment checks. A girl is interested in him, but he stands back from commitment. His mother's Spanish ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, sexy, sexual, realistic ...
Plot: porn, lesbian, love triangle, family problems, life turned upside down, eccentric family, love affair, living with parents, family relations, lesbian relationship, new year, coming out ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 70s
Place: iceland, europe
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Fireworks Wednesday (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Iran
Duration: 102 min.
Story: On the day before their holiday trip to Dubai, a wife who believes her husband is unfaithful enlists the help of Roohi, a young woman sent by an agency to clean the house. She asks Roohi to make an appointment and gather information at the salon of ...
Style: touching, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: marital problem, maid, social differences, infidelity, couple relations, dishonesty, crumbling marriage, society, family problems, couples, housewife, wedding preparations and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iran, middle east, dubai, tehran iran
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Fruitvale Station (2013)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, intense, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: african american, police brutality, racism, new year's eve, introspection, haunted by the past, tragic hero, encounter, couple relations, goodhearted, marijuana, dog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2009, 2000s, year 2007 ...
Place: california, usa, san francisco, oakland california
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Sympathy Seeker (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A Christmas story, almost a fairy tale. An ordinary Russian girl brought up without a father could not even think that one fine day she would find him. And who could suppose that three "fathers" at once would pretend to the role?
Style: atmospheric, sincere, compassionate
Plot: search for father, orphan, winter, new year, father daughter reunion, family values, parents and children, father daughter relationship, destiny, family relations, champagne, train ...
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Assault on Precinct 13 (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: On New Year's Eve, inside a police station that's about to be closed for good, officer Jake Roenick must cobble together a force made up cops and criminals to save themselves from a mob looking to kill mobster Marion Bishop.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, police corruption, violence, survival, danger, police station, crimes, law enforcement, master criminal, unlikely partners, criminal's revenge, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: detroit, usa, los angeles
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 5.8
 537
Happy New Year (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Small time crooksters Nick and Charlie have an elaborate plan to rob an exclusive jewelers store. Using a variety of disguises and posing as rich old men and women they begin the set-up, but then Nick falls for the owner of a neighboring antique ...
Style: remake of french film
Plot: new year, jewel theft, jewel, jewelry, new year's eve, jewelry store, robbery, burglar, jewel thief, antique dealer, antique, camera ...
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Three Heroes and the Princess of Egypt (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The new adventures of the three heroes and, of course, the horse Yuliya!!!!. Where will the fate of the fairy tale heroes, who have fallen in love with them still go, what challenges do they have to overcome, that will help them defeat the dark ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: ancient egypt, mummy, imaginary, adventure, magic, magic spell, new year, danger, celebration, folk hero, christmas, tied up ...
Place: egypt
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 5.7
 97K
Poseidon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A packed cruise ship traveling the Atlantic is hit and overturned by a massive wave, compelling the passengers to begin a dramatic fight for their lives.
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, natural disaster, survival, catastrophe, drowning, shipwreck, forces of nature, adventure, ocean, daring rescue, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: atlantic ocean
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Under Suspicion (1981)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A police inspector, suspecting an attorney of two child sex murders, has him held for a questioning session that goes on for hours.
Style: suspenseful, disturbing, tense, psychological, gloomy ...
Plot: mind game, investigation, dishonesty, murder, injustice, life is a bitch, police inspector, interrogation, questioning, mystery, suspect, child murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: france
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A Rose for Christmas (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Andy is a passionate artist whose family has been building Rose Parade floats for generations. When her Dad gets sick, Andy is forced to take the helm and supervise the construction and decoration of their client's float. And to make matters ...
Style: christmas special, entertaining, feel good, humorous, funny ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, holiday, transformation, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, unlikely couple, chance, chance meeting, exhibition, parade, flowers, family business ...
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