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The Rose of Versailles (1979)
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The Rose of Versailles (1979)
Original name: ベルサイユのばら
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Raised from birth as a man, the Lady Oscar commands the palace guards at Versailles in the years before the French Revolution. Her beauty and noble spirit make her a shining figure in the eyes of both men and women but she is torn between her chosen life of service and duty to class and country and her own heart and desires. She lives as a noble amidst the opulence of Versailles but her keen senses and compassion are not blinded to the poverty of the French people.
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: revolution, cross dressing, friendship, romance, friends, soldier, love and romance, high society, royal family, love affair, social differences, society, royal court, strong female presence, moral dilemma, political unrest, bittersweet, dishonesty, state affairs, forbidden love, death, murder, french revolution, sword, fencing ...
Time: 18th century
Place: versailles, france, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, captivating and realistic films and TV series with plots about romance, love and romance, friendship, love, youth, slice of life and teenage life mostly in Animation, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like The Rose of Versailles: Candy Candy (1976), Emma: A Victorian Romance (2005), Snow White with the Red Hair (2015), Maison Ikkoku (1986), Arte (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Candy Candy (1976)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
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Time: 70s
Place: america, italy, mexico, chicago illinois, london
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Croisée in a Foreign Labyrinth -The Animation (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 59 min.
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Story: The story takes place in the second half of the 19th century, as Japanese culture gains popularity in the West. A young Japanese girl, Yune, accompanies a French traveler, Oscar, on his journey back to France, and offers to help at the family's ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, sincere, light, semi serious ...
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Time: 19th century
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Emma: A Victorian Romance (2005)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In 19th-century London, class lines are sharply drawn, and the social standing to which people are born dictates the path their lives will follow. Emma, an honest and hardworking young maid, never felt her place in life to be a burden. But then she ...
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Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england, europe, london, united kingdom
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Snow White with the Red Hair (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shirayuki was a young girl born with unique apple-red hair. She meets a famous but foolish Prince Raji, who falls in love with her at first sight and orders her to become his concubine. With nowhere else to go, Shirayuki cuts her hair and escapes to ...
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Maison Ikkoku (1986)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Arte (2020)
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Country: Japan
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Story: In the 16th century, Arte, a delightful young lady from an aristocratic family, dreams of being an artist and contributing to the renewal of civilization. However, with her father's death, she ends up losing the only person who believed in her ...
Style: seinen, touching, light, witty, humorous
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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The Story of Saiunkoku (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: A girl called Sho Ruurei is offered 500 gold coins to become the Kings consort. She carelessly accepts the offer and has to tutor the King. The King falls in love with her however his brother is in love with her too.
Style: emotional, atmospheric, serious, touching
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Love Tyrant (2017)
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Kimi ni Todoke: From Me to You (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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