Movies and TV shows like Metal Fighter Miku

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Metal Fighter Miku (1994)
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Metal Fighter Miku (1994)
Original name: メタルファイター♥MIKU
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In the future, Neo Pro-Wrestling, a form of wrestling that allows for armour and other enhancements, is rapidly growing in popularity. In this, Miku, a young flighty girl is set to join her friends as the tag team known as the Pretty Four. However, the competition is fierce and their opponents are ready to do whatever it takes to win. Against this, the Four manage to obtain the services of an eccentric coach who trained their hero, Aquamarine. With his guidance, the four start on their fight for the top as they must train within almost inhuman discipline while their matches become more and more challenging as their opponents rise in the ranks.
Plot: wrestling, female athlete, training, professional wrestling

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, captivating and semi serious films and TV series with plots about friendship, rivalry, sport, training, high school, youth and high school life mostly in Animation, Comedy and Sport genres. Some movies like Metal Fighter Miku: Run with the Wind (2018), Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne (2012), Hinomaru Sumo (2018), Yowamushi Pedal (2013), Hip Whip Girl: Keijo!!!!!! (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wanna Be the Strongest in the World (2013)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Hagiwara Sakura and Miyazawa Erena are the leading members of popular idol group, Sweet Diva. Erena is injured by the attack of a female pro-wrestler called Kazama Rio during the recording of a TV program. Sakura gets mad at Rio and enters the rink. ...
Style: inspirational, captivating, exciting, feel good, ecchi
Plot: wrestling, wrestling match, female bonding, popularity, winning, rivalry, professional wrestling, training, vengeance, pride, gym, pain ...
Place: japan
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95%
Parallel Dual! Trouble Adventure (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Dual! Parallel Trouble Adventure is a fourteen episode series created in 1999 by Masaki Kajishima and produced by AIC, both well known for the Tenchi Muyo! franchise. It is licensed in the US by Pioneer LDC, later known as Geneon. In addition to the ...
Plot: alternate reality, giant robots, giant robot, robot, teenager, piloted giant robot
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Run with the Wind (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Kakeru, a former elite runner at high school, is chased for stealing food. He is saved by a Kansei University student Haiji, who is also a runner. Haiji persuades Kakeru to live in the old apartment "Chikuseisou" where he plans to team up ...
Style: captivating, seinen
Plot: teamwork, rivalry, training, competition, high school life, school life, tournament, track and field, school club, sport, running, marathon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Lagrange: The Flower of Rin-ne (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Madoka is the lone member of her school's Jersey Club. She is one day recruited by a mysterious girl named Lan to pilot the robot "Vox" and protect her city from space invaders. They are joined by a third girl, Muginami, who has a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, futuristic, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: aerial combats, high school life, social relations, androids and robots, adventure, save the day, space and aliens, evil alien, piloted giant robot, alien attack, school life, conspiracy ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Hinomaru Sumo (2018)
Genre: Animation, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A “small” new student, Ushio Hinomaru, appears before the weak little sumo club of Oodachi High School! The words “big” and “heavy” are the rules to this sport, which does not fit this newbie any inch, but this guy goes and does ...
Style: unusual plot structure, entertaining, captivating, exciting, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: sumo, warrior, friendship, anger, master warrior, friends, danger, adventure, team, imaginary, training, competition ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Yowamushi Pedal (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Sakamichi Onada is a wimpy high school freshman who loves anime. He initially wants to enter the anime club, but winds up joining the cycling club after meeting two classmates who are already famous cyclists. He undertakes the grueling training to ...
Style: exciting, inspirational, humorous, light, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: cycling, riding a bicycle, high school, rivalry, tournament, training, high school life, school life, sport, contests and competitions, friendship, ambition ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hip Whip Girl: Keijo!!!!!! (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Kaminashi Nozomi (17) is an exceptional gymnast. So much so that colleges with some of the best gymnastic programs are trying to recruit her. Unfortunately for them, she has other plans. Due to her family being extremely poor, money is everything to ...
Style: light, feel good, humorous, captivating, ecchi
Plot: fight, poverty, ambition, uninhibited rivalry, female athlete, best friend, rivalry, martial arts, friends, exercise, friendship, sport ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Celebrity Deathmatch (1998)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Celebrity Deathmatch is a claymation television show that depicts celebrities against each other in a wrestling ring, almost always ending in the loser's gruesome death. It was known for its excessive amount of blood used in every match and ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting, semi serious, claymation ...
Plot: wrestling, cannibalism, celebrity, celebrity culture, duel, danger, supernatural, deadly, escapades, rivalry, murder, mutilation ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling (1985)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hulk Hogan's Rock 'n' Wrestling is an American animated television series that originally aired on CBS Saturday mornings from September 14, 1985 to December 6, 1986, with reruns airing until June 27, 1987.
Style: 2d animation
Plot: wrestler, gym, wrestling, hulk hogan, ring, professional wrestling, wrestlemania, world wrestling federation, female wrestler, professional wrestler, world wrestling entertainment, sport
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Yuri!!! on Ice (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Yūri Katsuki carried all of Japan's hopes on his shoulders to win at the Gran Prix Finale ice skating competition, but suffered a crushing defeat. He returns home to Kyushu and half feels like he wants to retire, and half feels like he wants ...
Style: exciting, yaoi, captivating, feel good, light ...
Plot: figure skating, russian, training, rivalry, friendship, competition, skating, coach, sport, teenager, romance, tournament ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Angelic Layer (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: 12-year-old Misaki Suzuhara has just gotten involved in Angelic Layer, a battling game using electronic dolls called angels. Even as a newbie, Misaki shows advanced skills as she meets new friends and enters Angelic Layer tournaments to fight the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Free! (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, humorous, light, exciting, motivational
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, high school, swimming, rivalry, sport, contests and competitions, team, victory, academy, school, slice of life, school life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Sergeant Frog (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Alien frogs come to take over the planet & get into all kinds of trouble while living under the roof of a small family.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, weird
Plot: world domination, alien, save the world, alien encounter, escapades, danger, battles, comeback, evil alien, sergeant, frog, devious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Ping-Pong Club (1995)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A school's ping pong club tries to take back their ping pong practice room from rivals despite their differences.
Style: absurd, parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Project A-Ko Versus Battle 1: Grey Side (1990)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Kuroko's Basketball (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: captivating, exciting, uplifting, tense, light
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, realistic, captivating, touching
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Girls Bravo (2004)
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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: touching, feel good, humorous, erotic, light ...
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Haikyu!! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, disturbing, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
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Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, light, realistic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Dragon Ball Super (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Chihayafuru (2011)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Style: entertaining, captivating, serious, humorous, josei
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Speed Racer (1967)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, humorous, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Futurama (1999)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a late-20th-century New York City pizza delivery boy, Philip J. Fry, who, after being unwittingly cryogenically frozen for one thousand years, finds employment at Planet Express, an interplanetary delivery company in the ...
Style: futuristic, cynical, parody, surreal, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, mad scientist, goofy hero, scientist, social satire, robot, alien, escapades, benign alien, space and aliens, adult humor, androids and robots ...
Time: future, 90s, year 1999, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Clone High (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Clone High is a Canadian-American adult animated television series that aired for one season on MTV and Teletoon. The series had run in its entirety in Canada on Teletoon before premiering in the United States on MTV. The last five episodes were ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, parody, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Brak Show (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
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Style: sitcom, humorous, not serious, parody, feel good ...
Audience: teens
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