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New Year's Eve (2011)

 -  Comedy | Romance  -  9 December 2011 (USA)
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The lives of several couples and singles in New York intertwine over the course of New Year's Eve.

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Set during New Year's Eve in New York city, this movie follows several people and how the day affects them. Kim is a single mother who still thinks of her daughter, Hailey as a child who wants to go out with a boy so that she could kiss him at midnight. Claire, who is in charge of the city's annual tradition, the ball drop on Times Square. And when something goes wrong she has to ask an electrician, who was fired, to come and fix it. Laura, a chef who is cooking the New year's Eve party for a record company who runs into Jensen, her ex who's a singer whose performing at the party. While he tries to apologize for how things ended, she refuses to accept it. Ingrid, a woman who works at the record company, after having a near death experience decides to quit her job and asks a young messenger, Paul to help her fulfill her resolutions. And at a hospital, Stan, a man who is in the final stages of cancer, only wishes to see the ball drop. Also Griffin and Tess, a couple who are expecting, ... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Comedy | Romance

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Rated PG-13 for language including some sexual references | See all certifications »

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$56,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,019,180 (USA) (9 December 2011)

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$54,540,525 (USA) (17 February 2012)
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Jake T. Austin and Abigail Breslin had to kiss each other more then 15 times to get the scene right. See more »

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When Laura is tossing eggs at the poster of Jensen, her chef coat is open, closed and then is open again. See more »

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Sam: Sometimes it feels like there are so many things in this world we can't control. Earthquakes, floods, reality shows... But it's important to remember the things that we can. Like forgiveness, second chances, fresh starts... Because the one thing that turns the world from the longing place to a beautiful place... is love. Love and any of its forms. Love gives us hope... Hope for the New Year. That's what New Year's Eve is to me. Hope and a great party!
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The Fun Begins
Written and Produced by John Debney and Glen Ballard
Performed by Alison Sudol
Alison Sudol (of A Fine Frenzy) appears courtesy of Virgin Records America, Inc.
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Very, very bad movie, even it has great names
12 December 2011 | by (Romania) – See all my reviews

Incredible bad movie, maybe the worst I have ever seen. Full of stereotypes, without a story. Just a bunch of known actors thrown in the worst script that ever came to screen (this is why I was fooled). If half of those actors would be put in any other script, it certainly would be better than this communist story. There is absolutely nothing to watch. Predictable, lazy, without sense, no surprises, no logic, no idea, no sense again. No atmosphere, stupid subjects, and the worst predictable stereotypes, with every single occasion. Do not waste your time, I just did that and I am so sorry. To the producers: Why is this a comedy? Because you laugh at me for being so fool thinking that a movie with De Niro should be at least good? To the actors: Do not ever agree to work on such a movie again. I believed in your names to offer me a nice evening. Next time, I will think twice before trusting in you as professionals. I will wait for other's reviews, and only if it is satisfactory I will buy a ticket. Sorry for you because you have missed a opportunity to do something Artistic, to be Proffesisionals.


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