Movies and TV shows like Strawberry Marshmallow

If you like "Strawberry Marshmallow" you are looking for seinen movies or TV shows about / with family relations, surrealism, school life, everyday life, elementary school, sibling relationship and slice of life themes of Animation, Comedy and Family genre shot in Japan.
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Strawberry Marshmallow (2005)
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Strawberry Marshmallow (2005)
Original name: 苺ましまろ
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Everyday things make up the fabric of life—whether it's making friends, going to school, trying to make money, or celebrating a holiday. Ichigo Mashimaro is a heartwarming series that follows the daily lives of Itou Chika, her sister Nobue, and her friends Miu, Matsuri, and Ana.
Style: seinen
Plot: family relations, surrealism, school life, everyday life, elementary school, sibling relationship, slice of life, student, sister sister relationship, high school student, high school, school teacher, junior high school

Most similar movies to Strawberry Marshmallow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, light, feel good and seinen films and TV series with plots about slice of life, high school, everyday life, school life, friendship, school and family relations mostly in Animation, Comedy and Family genres. Some movies like Strawberry Marshmallow: Comic Girls (2018), Interviews with Monster Girls (2017), Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (2016), Chi's Sweet Home (2008), Minami-ke (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hello Kitty's Furry Tale Theater (1987)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Hello Kitty and other Sanrio characters star in adaptations of various fairy tales from all over the world.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: cat, surrealism, cartoon cat, family relations
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Comic Girls (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Kaoruko Moeta is a 15-year-old high school student and 4-panel manga artist. After moving to a dorm especially for female manga artists, she meets shoujo manga artist Koyume, teen romance manga artist Ruki, and shounen manga artist Tsubasa. Every ...
Plot: fan culture, school life, slice of life, publisher, struggling artist, creative process, high school, drawing, all female cast
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Interviews with Monster Girls (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place in an age where "Ajin" (demi-human), more casually known as "Demi," have slowly started to become accepted into human society. Tetsuo Takahashi is a biology teacher who ends up teaching three such Demi, ...
Style: seinen
Plot: vampire, mythology, friendship, mythical creature, slice of life, school life, school, high school, coming of age, everyday life, supernatural, bullying ...
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Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: This unconventional, surrealist comedy follows an exhausted high school boy who, despite multiple attempts from his friends, still manages to spectacularly... sleep. Much to the chagrin of the energetic (at times bossy) Oota, Tanaka is often found ...
Style: feel good, light, sincere, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: school, school life, friendship, friends, youth, high school, slice of life, high school student, society, love, everyday life, adventure
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Chi's Sweet Home (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: Chi's Sweet Home is a manga series written and illustrated by Kanata Konami. It has been serialized in Kodansha's seinen manga magazine Weekly Morning since 2004. The manga has been licensed for North American distribution by Vertical Inc. ...
Style: humorous, sweet, sincere, feel good, light ...
Plot: friendship, animals, kitten, family relations, cat, animal life, childhood, escapades, children, cartoon cat, human animal relationship, society ...
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61%
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Minami-ke (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: There are three of the Minami sisters: Haruka, Kana and Chiaki, who have an average life. The girls only have each other to depend on and help each other get through everything from love confessions to cooking.
Plot: slice of life, junior high school, high school student, high school, school life, high school friends, cross dressing, sister sister relationship, schoolgirl, girl, crossdressing, middle school ...
Place: japan
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59%
March Comes in Like a Lion (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Rei is a 17-year old professional shōgi player, who lives by himself, not having a real family, and has scarcely any friends. Among his acquaintances is a family, which consists of a young woman, Akari, and two young girls, Hinata and Momo, and who ...
Style: humorous, captivating, semi serious, sincere, seinen
Plot: slice of life, depression, dysfunctional family, competition, school life, everyday life, coming of age, bullying, tournament, game, family, death of sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sketchbook: Full Colors (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: No matter where she goes, Sora takes her sketchbook along. The world is full of mysterious and beautiful things, after all, and Sora doesn't want to miss a single one. The best way she knows to capture each moment is by drawing and sketching, ...
Style: feel good
Plot: cat, drawing, high school, slice of life, art, scrapbook, student, art student
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Urara Maze Town Book (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: This is Meiro-machi (Labyrinth Town), the town of fortune-telling. In town, there is a fortune-telling shop called Urara, where girls aspiring to be fortune-tellers come from all over the country. Chiya, who was raised in the mountains, comes to the ...
Style: seinen
Plot: magic, supernatural, slice of life, fortune telling, kimono
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
I Can't Understand What My Husband Is Saying (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 3 min.
TV show
Story: Kaoru is an office lady you can find anywhere, serious and works diligently, but her husband is a super otaku and more-or-less a NEET. She is caught up in one of her husband's whims one day or the subject of his concerns another, but the two ...
Style: seinen, entertaining, light, sweet
Plot: romance, slice of life, everyday life, woman, opposites attract, lifestyle, husband wife relationship, couple relations, japanese woman, relationships, hobby, nerd ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the adventures of three ordinary girls as they make life’s awkward moments a thousand times worse. Along with a colorful bunch of classmates, they learn their most important lessons the hard way. Meanwhile down the street, a pocket-sized ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous
Plot: absurd humor, school life, 2d animation, female protagonist, school, friendship, robot, schoolgirl, androids, talking cat, slice of life, high school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Monthly Girls' Nozaki-kun (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: High school student Chiyo Sakura has a crush on schoolmate Umetarō Nozaki, but when she confesses her love to him, he mistakes her for a fan and gives her an autograph. When she says that she always wants to be with him, he invites her to his house ...
Style: captivating, light, sincere, touching
Plot: high school, school life, drawing, manga, romance, slice of life, love and romance, couples, friendship, rivalry, school club, art ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Tamako Market (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tamako Market is a Japanese anime television series produced by Kyoto Animation and directed by Naoko Yamada. The series aired in Japan between January 10 and March 28, 2013. The anime has been licensed in North America by Sentai Filmworks.
Style: seinen, captivating, light, humorous, feel good
Plot: friendship, romance, school life, storekeeper, shopkeeper, young love, family business, sister sister relationship, father daughter relationship, talking animals, working life, everyday life ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Lucky Star (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan, Germany
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Having fun in school, doing homework together, cooking and eating, playing video games, watching anime. All those little things make up the daily life of the anime-and chocolate-loving-Izumi Konata and her friends. Sometimes relaxing but more than ...
Style: humorous, feel good, light, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: school, teenage love, coming of age, high school, youth, romance, high school life, teenage life, fall in love, friendship, love and romance, best friends ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Himouto! Umaru-chan (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Umaru is a renowned beautiful 16-year-old girl in town, living with her elder brother Taihei. She acts a perfect sister with a kind heart, intelligence and popularity, who everybody admires. So who would believe how true Umaru is at home? Sleeping, ...
Style: funny, light, comic, humorous, romantic ...
Plot: slice of life, high school, brother sister relationship, double life, school, japanese schoolgirl, laziness, sister, female friendship, pop culture, big brother, little sister ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Disastrous Life of Saiki K (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Gifted with a wide assortment of supernatural abilities ranging from telepathy to x-ray vision, Kusuo Saiki finds this so-called blessing to be nothing but a curse. As all the inconveniences his powers cause constantly pile up, all Kusuo aims for is ...
Style: exciting, light, feel good, captivating, humorous
Plot: telepathy, friendship, supernatural, everyday life, psychic, society, family relations, teenager, japanese teenager, supernatural power, high school, father son relationship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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SuperGals (2001)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Sporting designer clothes, make-up, and nails, Ran Kotobuki is the very picture of a trendy, young Shibuya girl, but don't let that fool you. This girl comes from a family of cops, and she’s ready to lay you out flat if you even think about ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, entertaining, light, realistic
Plot: teenager, parents and children, teenage life, youth, best friends, family relations, high school, sister sister relationship, school life, fashion, strong female presence, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kobayashi lives alone in an apartment, until one day, Tooru appeared and they ended up living together. Tooru looks down on humans as inferior and foolish, but having been saved by Kobayashi-san, she does everything she can to repay the debt and ...
Style: sincere, stylized, light, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: dragon, magic, everyday life, female protagonist, maid, transformation, slice of life, supernatural, mythology, elementary school, beach, office ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Love Story!! (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Takeo Godau is a giant guy with a giant heart. Too bad the girls don't want him! (They always go for his good-looking best friend, Makoto Sunakawa.) Used to being on the sidelines, Takeo simply stands tall and accepts his fate. But one day when ...
Style: shoujo, humorous, romantic, entertaining, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, school life, everyday life, unlikely friendships, opposites attract, true love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, slice of life, love at first sight, high school, friendship
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Azumanga Daioh (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Azumanga Daioh is a Japanese comedy manga by Kiyohiko Azuma. It was serialized by MediaWorks in the shōnen manga magazine Dengeki Daioh from 1999 to 2002 and collected in four bound volumes. In May 2009, in conjunction with the 10th anniversary of ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, biting, suspense
Audience: pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: high school, friendship, teachers and students, teenage life, youth, shyness, precocious child, birthday, coming of age, child prodigy, slice of life, misfit ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Kanamemo (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story centers on Kana Nakamichi, a middle-school girl who had already lost her parents and just recently lost her only remaining relative, her grandmother. As a result, she ends up living and working at a newspaper delivery office. Everyone else ...
Plot: college student, lesbian, newspaper, children, friendship, underage drinking, orphan, surrealism, death of grandmother
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Flying Witch (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In the witches' tradition, when a practitioner turns 15, they must become independent and leave their home to study witchcraft. Makoto Kowata is one such apprentice witch who leaves her parents' home in Yokohama in pursuit of knowledge and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, captivating, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: witch, everyday life, witches, society, magical, young girl, siblings relations, secret identity, family relations, family life, slice of life, farming ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Toonsylvania (1998)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Toonsylvania is an animated television series, which ran for 2 seasons in 1998 on FOX's Saturday morning cartoon block in its first season, then was moved to Tuesday afternoons from September 14, 1998 until December 21, 1998, when it was ...
Audience: horror for children
Plot: frankenstein's monster, breaking the fourth wall, monster, zombie, undead, castle, problem child, surrealism, frankenstein, mad scientist, family relations
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47%
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Rent-a-Girlfriend (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In today’s Japan, "rental" services can deliver an afternoon with a "friend," a "parent," even a fake girlfriend! Kinoshita Kazuya is a 20-year-old failure of a college student. He managed to kiss his girlfriend once, ...
Style: ecchi, light, touching, humorous, feel good ...
Plot: student, college student, romance, slice of life, love and romance, teenage life, school life, childhood friend, cell phone, lonely man, jealousy, pretty girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo (1964)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Famous Adventures of Mr. Magoo is an animated television series, produced by United Productions of America, which aired for one season. The television series was based on the original cartoon of the same name, with Jim Backus reprising the voice ...
Plot: actor, blind man, family relations, backstage, disability, blindness, old man, surrealism, car accident, eyeglasses
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Archie Show (1968)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Archie Show is a Saturday morning cartoon animated series produced by Filmation. Based on the Archie comic books, created by Bob Montana in 1941, The Archie Show debuted on CBS in September 1968 and lasted for one season. A total of 17 half-hour ...
Plot: high school, teenage girl, surrealism, television, male female relationship, teenage boy
Time: 1960s, 60s
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46%
Student Council Staff Members (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 307 min.
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Story: The stage is set at Ousai Private Academy which, due to declining birth rates, has transitioned from an all-girls high school to a co-ed. The current ratio of male to female students is 28:524. Within this paradise, Tsuda Takatoshi is inaugurated as ...
Style: ecchi, captivating, humorous, entertaining, feel good ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Nerima Daikon Brothers (2006)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Music
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: What's a band to do with no fame and especially no sold-out arena to perform in? How can they grab the cash they need to build the Concert Dome of their DREAMS?! Well they can't. But the NERIMA DAIKON BROTHERS sure as hell are going to ...
Plot: cousin cousin relationship, surrealism, panda
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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K-On! (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rock n' Roll may never die, but the Sakuragoaka Girl's High School Light Music Club might not be here to stay unless would-be drummer Ritsu Tainaka can find three more members to replace the graduated seniors. Determined to see that the ...
Style: stylized, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: music band, high school, friendship, music, youth, teenage life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle, friends, student life, obstacle, performance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Bunny Drop (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: By force of circumstances, a 30-year-old single man with a full-time job suddenly starts raising a 6-year-old girl. While running each other ragged, the two of them gradually grow into a "family".
Style: sincere, touching, light, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: friendship, little girl, adoption, everyday life, parents and children, single father, family, orphan, slice of life, uncle niece relationship, family relations, death of grandfather ...
Place: japan
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