‘New Year’s Eve’ (2011)
This ensemble comedy is chock full of movie stars. Watch them race the clock to find love and peace in the Big Apple on New Year’s Eve. Ashton Kutcher and Lea Michele get stuck on an elevator. Sarah Jessica Parker feuds with daughter Abigail Breslin before a romantic meet-up with Josh Duhamel. Seth Meyers and Jessica Biel are having a baby and Jon Bon Jovi needs to kiss and make up with Katherine Heigl. The kicker is the sweet courtship between Michelle Pfeiffer and Zac Efron. Happy endings abound!
‘When Harry Met Sally’ (1989)
One of the most romantic scenes of all time happens when Harry (Billy Crystal) races through the streets of Manhattan to pledge his love to Sally (Meg Ryan.) Because when you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible. As New Year’s revelers countdown to midnight, Harry and Sally are still squabbling. They finally get together around 12:01 AM while discussing the meaning of Auld Lang Syne.