Movies and TV shows like Video Girl Ai

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Video Girl Ai (1992)
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Video Girl Ai (1992)
Original name: 電影少女 VIDEO・GIRL・AI
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: High-school student Yota Moteuchi is so unpopular that his classmates have given him the nickname "Dateless." So it's no surprise when the love of his life, Moemi, is not interested in Yota but instead is in love with Yota's best friend, Takashi. Yota turns to a video rental shop for comfort, but little did he suspect that the shop was magical and that the cute girl on his rented tape would pop out of the television and try to fix his ruined love life!
Style: sentimental, humorous, semi serious, sexy
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: romance, schoolgirl, teenage love, fall in love, forbidden love, youth, college, friends, love and romance, couples, high school life, teenage life, store, breakup, cyberspace, unfulfilled love, crumbling marriage, crumbling relationship, underdog, college life, battle of the sexes, buddies, unfulfillment, loneliness, food ...

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Most similar movies to Video Girl Ai

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, realistic and touching films and TV series with plots about romance, love and romance, youth, high school life, high school, teenage life and fall in love mostly in Animation, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Video Girl Ai: Maison Ikkoku (1986), Love Hina (2000), The Pet Girl of Sakurasou (2012), His and Her Circumstances (1998), Jungle de Ikou (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Maison Ikkoku (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Godai is a ronin (someone who has failed university entrance exams) living in a run down apartment house called Maison Ikkoku. Among the other residents are the nosy Ichinose, the sexy Akemi Roppongi, and the mysterious Yotsuya. The others are given ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: romance, slice of life, campus, boarding school, youth, love and romance, hopes, fall in love, unfulfilled love, looking for love, boarding school life, college life ...
Place: japan
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100%
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Love Hina (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 544 min.
TV show
Story: Keitaro and his childhood sweetheart make a promise to be accepted at and to meet each other at the prestigous Toudai University before she moved out of his life. About a decade later, Keitaro has become an artist and a daydreamer, having ranked ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, ecchi, semi serious
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: friendship, opposites attract, love triangle, teenage love, youth, battle of the sexes, unlikely couple, couples, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, teenage life, high school ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Pet Girl of Sakurasou (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sakura Dormitory is a dorm of the high school affiliated with Suimei University of the Arts (often shortened as Suiko), which hosts the strangest, most trouble-making students. After being kicked out of the normal dorm for keeping a stray cat, ...
Style: touching, entertaining, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, high school life, teenage love, couple relations, love triangle, everyday life, friendship, youth, teenage life, couples, dormitory, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
His and Her Circumstances (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In His and Her Circumstances, like a drug, Yukino Miyazawa was addicted to admiration and praise from those around her. She worked hard to become the perfect student, the perfect girl. But that was before… him. Souichirou Arima. The instant she ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: high school, romance, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friendship, loneliness, teen angst, bully, young lovers, teenage life, power of love, youth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 5.8
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Jungle de Ikou (1997)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
TV show
Story: Natsumi Rokudou, a spunky 10 year old girl from Japan receives a strange statue from her dad who's an archaeologist. Little does Natsumi know that the statue houses Ongo, a terrible monster bent on world conquest. In a dream, a strange old man ...
Plot: jungle, giant, goddess, airplane, magic, pervert, whale, schoolgirl, large breasts, breasts
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 15K
Toradora! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: It’s Ryuji’s first day as a junior in high school and it seems as if things are looking up. He gets to sit in between his only friend, Yusaku, and, more importantly, the girl he’s secretly crushing on, Minori Kushieda. But just when he thinks ...
Style: shoujo, realistic, sincere, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage love, school, high school, love and romance, romance, teenage life, high school life, friends, looking for love, youth, unrequited love ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Oh My Goddess! (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
TV show
Story: When college student Keiichi Morisato dials the wrong number while ordering for some food at his dormitory, he accidentally gets connected to the Goddess Hotline and a beautiful goddess named Belldandy appears out of a mirror in front of him. After ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, cult film
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: couple relations, romance, goddess, magic, hopes, destiny, fall in love, opposites attract, youth, rivalry, lifestyle, misfit ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Yamada's First Time: B Gata H Kei (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: OMG! There’s this girl at school, Yamada, who wants to make like a hundred sex friends. She totally thinks she can devirginize one hundred different boys! Can you believe that? That’s like every boy in the school. Who does she think she is? I ...
Style: touching, humorous, semi serious, sexy, captivating ...
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, love and romance, romance, youth, obsession, social relations, loss of virginity, teenage life, looking for sex, wooing, high school ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Honey and Clover (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuuta Takemoto is a poor college student who lives in a dilapidated apartment building with his two friends, Shinobu Morita and Takumi Mayama. The series chronicles the students' story as they struggle through life and love.
Style: captivating, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: slice of life, friendship, romance, coming of age, fall in love, love triangle, unrequited love, student life, everyday life, youth, lifestyle, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
This Ugly Yet Beautiful World (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: This Ugly Yet Beautiful World is an anime television series created by Shouji Saeki and Hiroyuki Yamaga. It was co-produced by the Gainax and Shaft animation studios. The series aired on the Tokyo Broadcasting System from April 1, 2004 to June 16, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Plot: chosen one, youth, teenage life, romance, heroes, high school life, love and romance, teenager, fall in love, lifestyle, supernatural power, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Fruits Basket (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Tohru Honda is 16 year old orphaned girl who gets invited to live in the house of her classmate, the handsome boy Sohma Yuki, and his cousins, 16 year old Kyo and 27 year old Shigure. However, these young men and parts of the rest of their family ...
Style: exciting, touching, shoujo, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids
Plot: friendship, friends, high school life, love and romance, everyday life, loss of family member, teenage love, youth, transformation, first love, accident, teenage life ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Step Up Love Story (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Makoto and Yura Onoda are happy newlyweds but neither of them has sexual experience before. Desperately willing to improve their sex life, they look for help from their relatives, friends and "the media". While their sexual knowledge is ...
Style: ecchi, sexy, feel good, entertaining, humorous ...
Plot: sister in law, first sexual experience, sex, newlywed, wedding night, sexual fantasy, slice of life, husband wife relationship, marriage, sexual humor, shyness, newlyweds ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
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Kobato. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kobato is a girl who came to earth to fulfill her wish, which is to go to a certain place. To fulfill that wish, she has to find a bottle and fill it with scarred hearts. Together with her "teacher", which is a stuffed animal, she search ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, stylized, semi serious, seinen ...
Plot: magic, fall in love, friends, love and romance, friendship, supernatural ability, parallel world, objects come to life, hopes, youth, looking for love, romance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
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Please Twins! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Please Twins!, is an anime television series, scripted by Yousuke Kuroda and produced by Bandai Visual, which was later adapted into a light novel and one-volume manga series. It centers on a family of three teenagers in high school all living ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, ecchi
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, high school life, social differences, fall in love, family relations, youth, romance, teenage love, orphan, siblings relations, forbidden love, love and romance ...
Place: okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Maburaho (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: High school student Kazuki Shikimori comes from a line of powerful magicians with extraordinary DNA and he attends the most prestigious school for wizards in all of Japan. It would seem that life is good for Kazuki. Unfortunately, that couldn’t be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, ecchi, captivating
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, teenage life, supernatural ability, chosen one, teenage love, wizards and magicians, love triangle, youth, curses spells and rituals, high school, boarding school, love and romance ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions! (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuta has a problem. As one of the thousands of Japanese students afflicted with "chunibyo," a state where they're so desperate to stand out that they've literally convinced themselves that they have secret knowledge and hidden ...
Style: exciting, touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, romance, school, teenage love, youth, supernatural ability, slice of life, social relations, high school life, coming of age, supernatural, super weapon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Say "I love you." (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Friends suck, and trusting someone is just setting yourself up. That's the lesson Mei Tachibana learned after her heart was ripped out and only a shell was left where a girl used to be. But unlike so many, she found an easy solution: ...
Style: touching, emotional, shoujo, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friends, high school life, fall in love, friendship, school, teenage life, first love, troubled past, love and romance, youth, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
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Place to Place (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tsumiki Miniwa, a small girl who packs a punch, is in love with her best friend, tall and easygoing Io Otonashi. The only problem is that she can't bring herself to come out and say it. And, despite the fact that he can otherwise read her like ...
Style: touching, realistic, humorous, sentimental, feel good ...
Plot: youth, couples, young lovers, love and romance, fall in love, romance, friendship, school, high school, high school life, friends, prank ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Haganai: I Don't Have Many Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Kodaka Hasegawa has just transferred to St. Chronica's Academy and he's having a hard time making friends. With his naturally blond hair and fierce looking eyes, people constantly mistake him for a delinquent. One day, he runs into his ...
Style: touching, stylized, realistic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: harem, school, social misfits, club, friendship, social relations, teenage life, youth, misfit, teenage love, romance, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Aishiteruze Baby (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Aishiteruze Baby is a shōjo romance manga by Yoko Maki. It was serialized by Shueisha in Ribon from April 2002 and January 2005 and collected in seven bound volumes. It was adapted as a 26-episode anime television series produced by TMS ...
Style: touching, humorous, stylized, semi serious, shoujo ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, high school life, teenage love, opposites attract, parenting, love and romance, youth, family life, teenage life, eccentric family, social relations, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 8.0
 6K
Monogatari (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: The Monogatari Series revolves around on Koyomi Araragi, a third-year high school student who survived a vampire attack, and finds himself helping some girls involved with all kinds of apparitions, deities, ghosts, mythological beasts, and spirits.
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, captivating, adult animation ...
Audience: teens
Plot: young heroes, teenage life, classmate, love and romance, ghost, high school life, romance, vampire, youkai, high school, youth, teenage love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hatsukoi Limited. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ayumi and her friends are all just entering the eighth grade, as, one by one, they discover that love is infectious and you can catch it from anyone! Now Ayumi's torn between two brothers, Koyoi has an altogether different kind of brother issue ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, uplifting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, wooing, teenage life, love and romance, teenage love, couple relations, love triangle, high school, couples, high school life, swimming, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.9
 821
Real Girl (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Tsutsui Hikari (a.k.a "Tsuttsun") is a high school student who is content with his virtual life of anime and video games. One day, he gets stuck cleaning the pool with Iroha, a real live girl who is stylish, sassy and known to be easy with ...
Style: captivating, exciting, romantic, light, humorous
Plot: high school, couple relations, couples, lifestyle, youth, love, romance, teenage life, teenage love, love affair, teen romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Ah! My Goddess (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Nice Guy Keiichi is doing his best as a poor student at a tech college, but his good nature is taken advantage of relentlessly. One day he is attempting to order a pizza over the phone (being stuck at the dorm to take messages for upperclassmen) and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, seinen
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: supernatural, magic, romance, power of love, supernatural ability, wish come true, supernatural romance, true love, goddess, sister sister relationship, god or devil, beast ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 806
Shuffle! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rin is a seemingly normal young man in school. Orphaned as a young boy he has since lived with his childhood friend Kaede who lost her mother in the same accident that he lost both of his parents. Everything changes one day when a devil princess ...
Style: sentimental, semi serious, atmospheric, sexy, manga ...
Plot: chosen one, rivalry, teenage life, youth, fall in love, romance, love and romance, school, curses spells and rituals, forbidden love, silly humor, orphan ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.9
 7K
Maid Sama! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Misaki Ayuzawa is the first female student council president at a once all-boys school turned co-ed. She rules the school with strict discipline demeanor. But she has a secret—she works at a maid cafe due to her families circumstances. One day the ...
Style: shoujo, humorous, touching, feel good, romantic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: school, teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, love and romance, high school, romance, student, maid, power relations, rich and poor, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.8
 472
Amagami SS (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A second-year high school boy finds himself uneasy during Christmas time due to an experience in the past. However, this year at Christmas, he gets his last chance to ask out a graduating female senior named Haruka Morishima — or one of several ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, hentai, realistic
Plot: high school, romance, teenage life, fall in love, looking for love, buddies, love and romance, social relations, youth, teenage love, relationship problems, love interest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 915
Girls Bravo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Small for his age, Yukinari has been bullied and abused by girls all his life. Now in high school, he has developed a rare condition: whenever girls touch him, or even come close, he breaks out in hives. Imagine his surprise, when he is suddenly ...
Style: erotic, touching, humorous, feel good, light ...
Plot: sexual content, friendship, parallel world, teenage life, high school life, disorder, sexual tension, love and romance, misfit, magic, exhibitionist, women's wrestling ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Strawberry Panic! (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Nagisa Aoi is a new transfer student into one of the three prestigious all-girls Catholic high schools on Astraea Hill: a school called St. Miator (the other two are St. Spica and St. Lelim (known in the anime as Le Rim, for some reason). While ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, sentimental, touching, sexual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: school, romance, love and romance, teenage love, youth, gays and lesbians, social relations, friends, high school life, teenage life, boarding school, lgbt ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Ajimu: Beach Story (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: One morning as he arrives at the train station on his way to school, 17-year-old Nakaido Hirosuke catches sight of a beautiful girl, Ajimu Yasuna, and immediately falls for her. The two of them get to know each other and become friends. As events ...
Style: suspense, humorous, visually appealing, exciting, contemplative
Plot: love triangle, romance, friend, friendship, sexual humor, teenage girl, fall in love, high school, student, singer, boy, attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%