New Year’s Eve Films 2016

 Bridget Jones’s Diary (2001) Rated R

A British woman is determined to improve herself while she looks for love in a year in which she keeps a personal diary.

 

 Forrest Gump (1994) Rated PG-13

Forrest Gump, while not intelligent, has accidentally been present at many historic moments, but his true love, Jenny Curran, eludes him.

 

 When Harry Met Sally… (1989) Rated R

Harry and Sally have known each other for years, and are very good friends, but they fear sex would ruin the friendship.

 

 Can’t Buy Me Love (1987) Rated PG-13

A nerdy outcast secretly pays the most popular girl in school one thousand dollars to be his girlfriend.

 

 The Perks of Being a Wallflower (2012) Rated PG-13

An introvert freshman is taken under the wings of two seniors who welcome him to the real world.

 

 About Time (2013) Rated R

At the age of 21, Tim discovers he can travel in time and change what happens and has happened in his own life. His decision to make his world a better place by getting a girlfriend turns out not to be as easy as you might think.

 While You Were Sleeping (1995) Rated PG

A hopeless romantic Chicago Transit Authority token collector is mistaken for the fiancée of a coma patient.

 

 Rent (2005) Rated PG-13

This is the film version of the Pulitzer and Tony Award winning musical about Bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling with life, love and AIDS, and the impacts they have on America.

 

 Rosemary’s Baby (1968) Rated R

A young couple move into an apartment, only to be surrounded by peculiar neighbors and occurrences. When the wife becomes mysteriously pregnant, paranoia over the safety of her unborn child begins to control her life.

 

 The Poseidon Adventure (1972) Rated PG

A group of passengers struggle to survive and escape when their ocean liner completely capsizes at sea.

 

 Bachelor Mother (1939) Rated NR

Polly Parrish, a clerk at Merlin’s Department Store, is mistakenly presumed to be the mother of a foundling. Outraged at Polly’s un-motherly conduct, David Merlin becomes determined to keep the single woman and “her” baby together.

 Remember the Night (1940) Rated NR

A shoplifter and her prosecuter fall in love, creating tensions in their family lives.

 

 Holiday (1938) Rated NR

A young man falls in love with a girl from a rich family. His unorthodox plan to go on holiday for the early years of his life is met with skepticism by everyone except for his fiancée’s eccentric sister and long-suffering brother.

 

 Starter for 10 (2006) Rated PG-13

Set in 1985, working-class student Brian Jackson navigates his first year at Bristol University.

Synopsis by IMDB.

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