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.
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: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, sexy
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, fall in love, teenage life, college, youth, forbidden love, friends, romance, love and romance, battle of the sexes, cyberspace, high school life, store, couples, crumbling relationship, buddies, breakup, college life, unfulfilled love, crumbling marriage, underdog, unfulfillment, singleness, loneliness, friendship ...

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Most similar movies to Video Girl Ai

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, touching and realistic films and TV series with plots about youth, love and romance, romance, high school life, high school, teenage life and fall in love mostly in Animation, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Video Girl Ai: Chobits (2002), Ikki tousen (2003), Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012), Love Hina (2000), His and Her Circumstances (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Chobits (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Story: Tokyo is abuzz with persocoms – humanoid computers that are virtually perfect. The socially and technologically inept Hideki is dying to get his hands on one. When he finds Chi abandoned in the trash, she’s cuter than any current model he’s ...
Style: touching, semi serious, sexual, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: fall in love, romance, teaching the ways of the world, love and romance, follow your dream, mysterious character, youth, human nature, student life, friendship, androids, adventure ...
Time: future
Place: tokyo, asia
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100%
 6.0
 999
Ikki tousen (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 325 min.
Story: Seven schools are constantly "at war" with each other, and the students have become skilled fighters and constantly battle with rival schools. Their lives and fates are guided by strange jewels that contain the spirits and destinies of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, sexy, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, destiny, high school, against the odds, teenage life, fight for supremacy, adventure, rivalry, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, opponent, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sakurasou no Pet na Kanojo (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: entertaining, touching, light, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love triangle, high school life, friendship, teenage love, social relations, dormitory, romance, teenage life, everyday life, couples, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 2K
Love Hina (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 544 min.
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: humorous, sentimental, semi serious
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: friendship, opposites attract, love triangle, teenage love, adolescence vs adulthood, wooing, teenage life, couples, youth, unlikely couple, battle of the sexes, high school ...
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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His and Her Circumstances (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, friendship, teenage love, bully, young lovers, teenage life, young people, power of love, romance, hopes, youth, against the odds ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 8.1
 9K
Toradora! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, sincere ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, love and romance, teenage life, high school, romance, school, youth, wooing, slice of life, unrequited love, high school life ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Oh My Goddess! (1993)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 160 min.
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, offbeat, semi serious, cult film
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: fall in love, true love, hopes, destiny, couple relations, college, silly humor, friends, couples, romance, lifestyle, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Yamada's First Time: B Gata H Kei (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, touching, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: teenage love, love and romance, fall in love, teenage life, best friends, youth, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance, looking for sex, obsession, wooing, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
This Ugly Yet Beautiful World (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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, fall in love, romance, youth, heroes, teenage life, high school life, love and romance, in the woods, high school, motorcycle, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Fruits Basket (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, feel good, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: love and romance, friendship, friends, youth, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, loss of family member, transformation, high school life, loss of parent, teenage love, everyday life ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 510
Please Twins! (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, ecchi
Audience: date night
Plot: twins, teenage love, youth, romance, family relations, fall in love, social differences, high school life, orphan, forbidden love, siblings relations, society ...
Place: okinawa japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Honey and Clover: Set 2 (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: humorous, captivating, semi serious, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, everyday life, romance, coming of age, slice of life, fall in love, love triangle, youth, self discovery, unfulfilled love, love and romance, struggle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Say "I love you." (2012)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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, sentimental, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, friendship, fall in love, teenage life, friends, social relations, school, haunted by the past, high school life, love and romance, youth, troubled past ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 695
Girls Bravo (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: touching, humorous, feel good, erotic, light ...
Plot: friendship, parallel world, sexual tension, disorder, love and romance, misfit, sexual content, teenage life, high school life, escape attempt, imaginary, youth ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.9
 718
Shuffle! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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: atmospheric, semi serious, sentimental, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: chosen one, forbidden love, youth, romance, teenage life, rivalry, fall in love, love and romance, curses spells and rituals, school, legends and myths, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
I Don't Have Many Friends (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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, realistic, stylized, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: social misfits, teenage life, school, harem, friendship, social relations, club, youth, misfit, teenage love, romance, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ah! My Goddess (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: teens, date night
Plot: supernatural, romance, true love, magic, power of love, supernatural ability, goddess, god or devil, wish come true, supernatural romance, fall in love, desire ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 4K
Ranma ВЅ (1989)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Saotome Ranma, a teenage martial artist, and his father Genma travel to the 'cursed training ground' of Jusenkyo in China. There, despite the warnings of the Chinese guard, they fall into the cursed springs. From now on, whenever Ranma is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: arranged marriage, gender bending, martial arts, destiny, couple relations, curses spells and rituals, teenage life, youth, gender, supernatural, love and romance, young lovers ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Love, Chunibyo & Other Delusions (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: stylized, exciting, humorous, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage life, supernatural ability, teenage love, youth, imaginary, supernatural, romance, school, coming of age, super weapon, high school life, social relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.6
 190
Place to Place (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: romance, youth, couples, friendship, young lovers, fall in love, love and romance, prank, disorder, friends, high school life, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Waiting in the Summer (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Kaito Kirishima is testing out his new camera, when something comes crashing from the sky, injuring him. The next morning he wakes up fine though, believing it was a dream, however during the day he experiences flashes from what happened and also ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, romance, high school life, high school, young lovers, teenage love, space and aliens, youth, benign alien, true love, teenage life, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.0
 4K
Monogatari (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, offbeat, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary, young heroes, ghost, teenage life, vampire, classmate, teenage love, high school life, romance, classmates, supernatural romance, cure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 8.0
 5K
Maid Sama! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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, touching, romantic, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, school, teenage love, maid, fall in love, teenage life, unlikely relationship, high school, power relations, romance, student, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Strawberry Panic (2006)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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, touching, sentimental, sexual ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: school, romance, love and romance, teenage love, friends, social relations, high school life, teenage life, youth, gays and lesbians, boarding school, meaningful kiss ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 8.1
 895
Maison Ikkoku (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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: feel good, sentimental, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Plot: looking for love, human nature, romance, hopes, youth, love and romance, campus, boarding school, dumped, boarding school life, student life, wooing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tenchi Muy?! In Love (1996)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The demonic space criminal Kain has escaped from prison and destroyed the Galaxy Police headquarters. To ensure that the Jurai will not stop him, Kain travels back to 1970 to eliminate Tenchi's mother before he is even born. Now, Tenchi and the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, danger, time travel, supernatural, adventure, androids and robots, silly humor, benign alien, imaginary, vengeance, heroic mission, tragic love ...
Time: future, 1990s, 20th century, year 1970, year 1996 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Paradise Kiss (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Top high-school student seeks some purpose in life. A group of fashion design students ask her to be the front model for their clothing label "Paradise Kiss". Although she finds them weird, she accepts and soon blossoms as a person.
Style: feel good, stylized, humorous, touching, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: fashion, high school, high school life, romance, designer, fall in love, fashion designer, social climbing, rise to the top, youth, lifestyle, fashion model ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Step Up Love Story (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
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: light, feel good, humorous, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: newlywed, sexual fantasy, sister in law, slice of life, husband wife relationship, first sexual experience, sexual humor, marriage, shyness, newlyweds, male female relationship, sex scene ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
I Like What I Like, So There (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Hashiba has an accident and has lost all of his memories. When Fujimori comes to his school as his new roommate, He tells Hashiba that he is called Ran. He and Hashiba both have a split personality which they developed in their youth.
Style: humorous, sentimental, captivating, light, psychological ...
Plot: split personality, memory loss, romance, high school life, youth, gender, young lovers, social relations, teenage life, young love, gays and lesbians, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.9
 1K
Skip Beat! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: The girl Kyoko Mogami lives alone in an apartment with her big love the childhood friend Sho Fuwa. He is a big music star and has many fans. One day he breaks up with her telling her she is a plain woman, and the only reason he stayed with her all ...
Style: captivating, feel good, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: love and romance, showbiz, rivalry, teenage love, artists and showbiz, breakup, rising to stardom, relationship vs career, teenage life, betrayal, lifestyle, couple relations ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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