Our blogathon is already chock-full of bloggers who take New Year’s Eve seriously! Time to get spiffed up for


Click on the name of each individual blog to read their entry.


An initially disappointing New Year’s Eve party turns out to have revelations for a young worker, as Cinematic Scribblings informs us in her blog about the Italian film Il Posto.

TheApartment chronicles how New Year’s Eve turns cynicism into hope for Jack Lemmon and Shirley MacLaine, in the Billy Wilder comedy The Apartment.


The loving and mystery-solving Nick and Nora Charles in The Thin Man and After the Thin Man inspire a Top 10 New Year’s Eve list from Once Upon a Screen.


Another Top 10 list (this one from Open Letters to Film) results from the flighty antics of Cher in Mermaids.


And finally, yours truly details how New Year’s Eve affects a group of free-thinking and -loving New York bohemians in the musical Rent.

We still have two days left to go in our blogathon, so keep us bookmarked for more great entries to come!








4 responses to “THE HAPPY NEW YEAR BLOGATHON – Day 1 Recap

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