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10 Memorable Cinematic New Year’s Eves

Ocean’s 11 (1960)

The original (and, we’ve gotta say, inferior) version of the all-star heist film, like its Soderbergh-helmed 2001 remake, concerns the well-executed robbery of several Las Vegas casinos. But Lewis Milestone’s 1960 original sets that action on New Year’s Eve, where Frank Sinatra’s band of WWII vets knocks out the power in Sin City and swipe money out of the cages from five different casinos. That’s a nice way to spend any New Year’s Eve — and in 1960s Vegas? Sign us up!

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