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Haruko Azumi Is Missing (2016)
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Haruko Azumi Is Missing (2016)
Original name: アズミ・ハルコは行方不明
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Haruko Azumi is a 28-years-old woman. She is a single and works at an office. One day, she suddenly disappears on a typical street with retail stores lined up. After her disappearance, her missing person poster is spread across the city.
Style: humorous, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: missing child, schoolgirl, cat, japanese schoolgirl, japanese girl, missing girl, mini skirt, short skirt, girl wearing a miniskirt
Place: japan

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Duration: 110 min.
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Love and Other Cults (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Japan
Duration: 95 min.
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Yarukkya Knight (2015)
Genre: Comedy
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Hula Girls (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Young women in a small Japanese town look to revive their home's declining fortunes by building a Hawaiian village tourist attraction.
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Saudade (2011)
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Duration: 167 min.
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
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Style: captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
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Kaguya-sama: Love Is War (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
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Style: romantic, entertaining, light, funny, captivating
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
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Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 76 min.
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Style: sincere, captivating, uplifting, psychological
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