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Yuri!!! on Ice (2016)
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Yuri!!! on Ice (2016)
Original name: ユーリ!!! on ICE
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 to continue ice skating. Suddenly the five-time consecutive world championship ice skater Victor Nikiforov appears before him with Yuri Plisetsky, a young Russian figure skater who is already defeating his seniors. Victor and both Yuris take up the challenge on an unprecedented Gran Prix series.
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, light, feel good
Plot: figure skating, russian, training, rivalry, skating, sport, coach, friendship, competition, tournament, teenager, romance, gay, dream, rise to the top, dog, male nudity, ice rink, young adult, costume, drunkenness, interview, poodle, anxiety, flashback ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan

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Kuroko's Basketball (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Free! (2013)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: The story revolves around Haruka Nanase, a boy who has always loved to be immersed in water, and to swim in it. Before graduating from elementary school, he participated in a swimming tournament along with his fellow swimming club members, Makoto ...
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Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
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Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, touching, feel good
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