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Captain Tsubasa (1983)
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Captain Tsubasa (1983)
Original name: キャプテン翼
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Tsubasa Ozora moves to the town Nankatsu to increase his skills as a soccer player. He is challanged by the Super Goalkeeper Genzo Wakabayashi. He then agree to compete and see who was the best soccer player there.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: soccer, sport, athlete's life, friends, contests and competitions, ambition, follow your dream, sport team, lifestyle, rivalry, leadership, opponent, friendship

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious and feel good films and TV series with plots about friends, rivalry, youth, family, friendship, sport and ambition mostly in Animation, Sport and Comedy genres. Some movies like Captain Tsubasa: Haikyu!! (2014), Kuroko's Basketball (2012), Free! (2013), Fighting Spirit (2000), Underdogs (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Captain Tsubasa (2018)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The passionate story of an elementary school student whose thoughts and dreams revolve almost entirely around the love of soccer. 11-year-old Tsubasa Oozora started playing football at a very young age, and while it was mostly just a recreational ...
Style: captivating, exciting, disturbing, inspirational
Plot: teenager, sport, tournament, competition, coming of age, school, follow your dream, soccer
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Haikyu!! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Shōyō Hinata began playing volleyball after seeing the "small giants" who played the sport when he was in elementary school. He suffers a crushing defeat in his first and last tournament in middle school at the hands of his rival Tobio ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: volleyball, sport, rivalry, athlete's life, youth, sport team, ambition, follow your dream, contests and competitions, high school, friendship, against the odds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Kuroko's Basketball (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In the story, Kagami Taiga has just enrolled into Seirin High School when he meets Kuroko Tetsuya of the school's basketball team. Kuroko happens to be the shadowy sixth member of the legendary Generation of Miracles basketball team. Together, ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, uplifting, light
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: basketball, contests and competitions, youth, sport, friendship, teenagers, lifestyle, rivalry, hopes, ambition, dishonesty, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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57%
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Free! (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The story revolves around Haruka Nanase, a boy who has always loved to be immersed in water, and to swim in it. Before graduating from elementary school, he participated in a swimming tournament along with his fellow swimming club members, Makoto ...
Style: captivating, humorous, exciting, light, motivational
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, sport, swimming, rivalry, contests and competitions, victory, team, academy, slice of life, training, tournament ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Fighting Spirit (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
Story: Ippo, the son of a fishing boat tour owner, takes up boxing to increase his confidence. Through intense training and willpower Ippo claims the Japanese featherweight title.
Style: captivating, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: sport, boxing, athlete's life, ambition, athlete and trainer, championship, rivalry, follow your dream, youth, stadium, high school, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Underdogs (2013)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Sport
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the small village where Amadeo lives there is no one good enough to challenge his skills at Table Football. But, while Amadeo may be a genius as a table football player in real life he's a loser. He's in love with Lara, his childhood ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: soccer, imaginary, escapades, sport, contests and competitions, family, youth, romance, love and romance, adventure, rivalry, friends ...
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Turbo FAST (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: After Turbo the Snail's improbable win at the Indianapolis 500, the superfast racer finds his life forever changed after he returns from his victory tour. Namely, Tito, his human companion, has built Starlite City, a massive miniature city with ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: hopes, adventure, contests and competitions, family, escapades, genetically altered, dream come true, friends, against the odds, animal life, follow your dream, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 183
Big Windup! (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: Follows Ren Mihashi, who had previously excelled as his middle school baseball team's ace pitcher, due to his grandfather's connections as its manager. As he graduates to high school, whose baseball team his grandfather does not manage, he ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, feel good
Plot: contests and competitions, human spirit, power relations, friends, sport team, high school, youth, ambition, self discovery, prodigy, hopes, sport ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Prince of Tennis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Prince of Tennis follows the story of a 12 year old boy Ryoma Echizen who won four consecutive titles in the American Junior Tennis tournaments. He's an amazing tennis player and is considered a prodigy. He moved from America to Japan and ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: tennis, sport, youth, superhuman powers, contests and competitions, teachers and students, teenage life, athlete's life, prodigy, friends, high school life, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Bamboo Blade (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Story: A school kendo club is in need of talent and participation when the petite and talented Tamaki is drafted. With her understated sense of justice and ample strength, Tamaki becomes an inspiration for her team-mates, school and even the deadbeat ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Plot: school, kendo, instructor, rivalry, ambition, youth, contests and competitions, sport, slice of life, martial arts, student, teacher ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Mighty Ducks (1996)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mighty Ducks is an American animated television series that aired on ABC and The Disney Afternoon in the fall of 1996. The show was inspired by and loosely based on the live-action films and NHL team of the same name. Twenty-six episodes were ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: hockey, space and aliens, partners, evil alien, law enforcement, sport team, danger, vigilantism, parallel world, rivalry, benign alien, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Cross Game (2009)
Genre: Animation, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Kō Kitamura, whose family owns a sporting goods store, has known the Tsukishima girls since he was born. The Tsukishima family runs a batting center and cafe, and they have four daughters. There's Ichiyo, the responsible eldest; Wakaba, ...
Style: emotional, semi serious, humorous, realistic, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: baseball, sport, coming of age, contests and competitions, romance, teenage life, love and romance, family relations, friends, social relations, high school, ambition ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
All Grown Up! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: All Grown Up! is an animated television series created by Arlene Klasky and Gábor Csupó for Nickelodeon. After the success of All Growed Up, the Rugrats 10th anniversary special, Nickelodeon commissioned All Grown Up! as a spin-off series based on ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, family relations, grownups, friends, youth, twins, disorder, gang, family, teenage life, reboot, older actors younger roles ...
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34%
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Air Gear (2006)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Style: humorous, serious, exciting, toilet humor
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Adventures of Peter Pan (1989)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: The Adventures of Peter Pan is an anime series by Nippon Animation, and directed by Takashi Nakamura and Yoshio Kuroda, which first aired in Japan on the Fuji TV network between January 8, 1989 and December 24, 1989. It is an adaptation of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Animation, Family, Sport
Country: South Korea, China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 78 min.
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Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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CardCaptors (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: CardCaptors is the American version of the Japanese anime Card Captor Sakura. The main characters are Sakura Avalon and Li Showron, who, assisted by Keroberos (Kero), and Sakura's best friend Madison, try to capture the escaped Clow cards, and ...
Style: serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
She's a Good Skate, Charlie Brown (1980)
Genre: Animation, Short, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Taisho Baseball Girls (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
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Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching, humorous
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Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Crest of the Stars (1999)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 26 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Once Upon a Time... Life (1987)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Japan, Canada, Italy, Belgium, Spain, Netherlands
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Il était une fois... la vie is a French animated television series which tells the story of the human body for children. The program was originally produced in France in 1987 by Procidis and directed by Albert Barillé. The series consists of 26 ...
Style: captivating, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Archies in Jug Man (2003)
Genre: Animation, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
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Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Franklin (1997)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Franklin is an Canadian educational animated television series, based on the Franklin the Turtle books by Brenda Clark and Paulette Bourgeois. The television series was named after its main character, Franklin the Turtle. It was produced by PolyGram ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Yogi Bear Show (1961)
Genre: Animation, Family, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Yogi, a smooth, talkative forest bear looks to raid park goers picnic baskets, while Park Ranger Smith tries to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, not serious
Audience: preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: best friends, animal life, buddies, disorder, friendship, friends, in the woods, escapades, family, adventure, anthropomorphic animal, bear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Food Wars!: Shokugeki no Soma (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: captivating, feel good, emotional, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: cooking, food, rivalry, school life, contests and competitions, chef, adventure, twists & turns, recipe, friends, school teacher, family drama ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Animalympics (1980)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Animalympics is all about the Animal Olympics Contest where all the animals around the world gather to take part in everything from skiing in North America to the very long marathon race in humid conditions. With lively music provided by Graham ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: sport, media, rivalry, ambition, animal life, heroes, human spirit, contests and competitions, family, friends, parody, reporter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.1
 2K
Speed Racer (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Teenager Speed Racer aspires to be the world's best race-car champion with the help of his friends, family and his father's high-tech race-car, the Mach 5.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, captivating, tense ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: racing, gadget car, adventure, hotshot hero, contests and competitions, young heroes, car chase, rivalry, espionage, save the day, teenage life, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Charlie Brown's All Stars! (1966)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: After Charlie Brown's team loses their first game of the season (123-0), his team throws down their caps in disgust and quits. Frustrated and depressed, Charlie Brown wanders around aimlessly until Linus meets him with good news: Mr. Hennessey, ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: ambition, underdog, friendship, lifestyle, youth, hopes, family, sport, animal life, pets, sport team, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Angelina Ballerina (2001)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: UK
Story: Angelina, the remarkable prima ballerina mouse stars in 4 new adventures in Lights, Camera, Action! Re-released in a new handle box. Lights, Camera, Action! - When Angelina enters a movie-making contest she decides to make a weepy melodrama in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dancer's life, parents and children, family, artists and showbiz, hopes, mischievous children, friends, power relations, teachers and students, follow your dream, best friends, youth ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hello Kitty's Paradise (2000)
Genre: Animation, Family
Country: Japan
Style: humorous, not serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friends, family relations, family, imaginary, siblings relations, animal life, friendship, twins, youth, surrealism, cat, cartoon cat
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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