Film: New Year's Eve

Released a few weeks before New Year's Eve 2011, the film boasts an All-Star Cast consisting of Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Jessica Biel, Ashton Kutcher, Sarah Jessica Parker, Jon Bon Jovi, Katherine Heigl, Josh Duhamel, Zac Efron, Halle Berry, and many, many more. Like Valentine's Day, the film follows the intersecting events of various characters, all taking place on the titular day.


This films provides examples of:

  • New Year's Resolution - Ingrid Withers makes a list of things to do before the new year, rather than after it.
  • The Cameo - James Belushi, Cary Elwes and Alyssa Milano show up in small roles.
  • Spiritual Successor - To Valentine's Day. Both films were directed by Garry Marshall and involves large casts finding romance in the titular holiday.