Movies like Daytime Shooting Star

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Daytime Shooting Star (2017)
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Daytime Shooting Star (2017)
Original name: ひるなかの流星
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Fifteen-year-old country girl Suzume Yosano has to move to Tokyo to live with her uncle due to her father's transfer. She bumps into a mysterious man who ends up taking her to her uncle's place after she gets lost. Turns out, Suzume will be seeing him a lot more often once she starts school because... he's her homeroom teacher?!
Style: sentimental, light, thought provoking, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: first love, friendship, fall in love, school, teacher, christmas, student, girl, romance, dog, journey, ninja, mountain, forest, fishing, art, train, hospital, trial, running, book, birthday, golf, jealousy, accident ...
Place: tokyo

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Most similar movies to Daytime Shooting Star

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out light, captivating, sentimental and romantic films with plots about romance, love, fall in love, friendship, girl wearing a miniskirt, love and romance and japanese girl mostly in Romance, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Daytime Shooting Star: My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017), We Hope for Blooming (2018), Peach Girl (2017), L.DK (2014), Say 'I Love You' (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Setoka Tachibana is a female high school student who has confessed her feelings to other boys 12 times, but has been rebuffed each time. Her older brother Haruka Tachibana cares for his younger sister deeply, but he keeps secret from her that they ...
Style: sincere, feel good, light, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: stepbrother stepsister relationship, first love, school, forbidden love, desire, teacher, teenager, secret, brother sister relationship, brother, attraction, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: japan
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56%
We Hope for Blooming (2018)
Genre: Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Mitsuki is shy and rather isolated at school. Towa is on the basketball team and Mitsuki's class-mate. Due to circumstances, Mitsuki soon begins to socialize with four jocks of the basketball team, which affects her self-esteem, her social ...
Plot: basketball, rivalry, mother daughter relationship, school, high school sweetheart, sport, sport team, love and romance, friendship, family relations, reading, camera ...
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100%
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Peach Girl (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: It's not easy being beautiful. The envy, the jealousy, the vicious rumors spread by your best friend. That's life for young Momo. While everyone thinks that Momo is a wild party girl, the reality is that she is shy and lonely. Can Momo ...
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, touching, romanticism ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: japanese teenager, love triangle, wedding, friendship, jealousy, employer employee relationship, brother brother relationship, schoolgirl, high school friend, baby, crush, suicide ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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L.DK (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Aoi Nishimori's parents moved to another city for work, but Aoi didn't want to transfer to a new high school. She stays behind and lives in an apartment by herself. Shusei Kugayama moves in next to Aoi's apartment. Shusei is a very ...
Style: exciting, sincere, sentimental, romantic, light ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: japanese school, high school, teacher, jealousy, betrayal, school, student, asian school, teenage girl, japanese teenager, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Say 'I Love You' (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mei Tachibana is a high school student. Due to a traumatic incident when she was a kid, Mei has been unable to make friends or have boyfriends. By mistake, Mei then injures the most popular male student named Yamato Kurosawa. Somehow, Yamato ...
Style: sincere, light, touching, captivating, sexy
Plot: love, teenager, school, classmate, jealousy, family relations, friendship, couples, society, rivalry, girl in school uniform, sexy dress ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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100%
From Me To You (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Sawako Kuronuma, called Sadako by her classmates for her resemblance to the character from Ring, has always been feared and misunderstood because of her appearance. There are rumors that Sawako can see ghosts and curse people. However, despite her ...
Style: sentimental, sweet, captivating, psychological
Plot: teenage girl, father daughter relationship, school, love, fall in love, romance, couples, social misfits, high school life, friendship, school life, sexuality ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, east asia
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Make a Bow and Kiss (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Based on the comic book by Yakko Kaga
Style: romantic, captivating, whimsical, romanticism, light ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage girl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, crush, japanese teenager, student, tournament, love, dating, teenage crush, japanese schoolgirl, japanese man, teacher ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan, east asia
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50%
Little Manhattan (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Gabe was just a normal kid growing up in Manhattan until Rosemary Telesco walked into his life, actually into his karate class. But before Gabe can tell Rosemary how he feels, she tells him she will not be going to public school any ...
Style: touching, feel good, sentimental, humorous, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: first love, jealousy, divorce, bully, fall in love, friendship, school, romance, child's point of view, couples, parents and children, human nature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Come Dance with Me (2012)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jack (Andrew McCarthy) is an executive in a financial brokerage firm trying to impress the firm’s president, Drew Clayton (Chris Gillett), in hopes of a promotion. However, Jack is dating the fabulously rich and elegant Demi Clayton (Stephanie ...
Style: realistic, feel good, light, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: date night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: romance, christmas, fall in love, love triangle, dance school, couples, boss and employee, social differences, dance teacher, love interest, dating, holiday season ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
No Longer Heroine (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Hatori Matsuzaki (Mirei Kiritani) is a female high school student. She has a crush on her childhood friend Rita Terasaka (Kento Yamazaki) and believes he will eventually choose her as her heroine, but Rita Terasaka begins dating Miho Adachi. ...
Style: romantic, funny, light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: love triangle, schoolgirl, in love, romantic rivalry, love and romance, love story, classmate classmate relationship, teenage love, fall in love, best friends in love, couple relations, first love ...
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Halfway (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In this high school romance Hiro is dismayed to learn her new love Shu will be going away to college in Tokyo. She asks him not to go.
Plot: female director, hoodie, dream, japanese girl, studying, classroom, sleeping, travel, car, decision, teenager, dream come true ...
Place: east asia, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Pizza My Heart (2005)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Another modern spin-off of Romeo & Juliet, this time about two families who each run rivaling pizza restaurants in New Jersey.
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, humorous, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: rivalry, family business, forbidden love, fall in love, family relations, love and romance, romance, uninhibited rivalry, cooking and food, restaurant, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, pizzeria ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Asahinagu (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Asahi Tojima (Nanase Nishino) is a first grade high school student. She is small and weak physically. Asahi Tojima decides to change herself. She enrolls in the naginata (Japanese blade) club at her school. She works hard with the other club members ...
Style: scenic, captivating, suspense, contemplative, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: high school, japanese girl, student, friendship, teenage girl, girl, teenager, martial arts, girlfriend, monastery, friendship between girls, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo
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34%
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Parks (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jun is a university student. She meets high school student Haru. To Jun, Haru looks just like Sachiko who was the girlfriend of her now deceased father. Jun and Haru meet Tokio. Tokio is the grandson of Sachiko and they learn that Sachiko is now ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, light, contemplative
Plot: student, japanese girl, professor, university, friendship, friend, musician, grandmother grandson relationship, couples, love, love and romance, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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34%
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Honey (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Nao is normally shy at school. It is a surprise when Taiga propositions her for a date and eventual marriage. Nao means to say 'no,' but says 'yes' instead not knowing how to reject such a proposal. Taiga has always come across a ...
Style: emotional, captivating, light, sentimental
Plot: girl, teenager, high school, romance, love, high school life, school life, couples, youth, coming of age, proposal, humble ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sound of Christmas (2016)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Lizzie is a young piano teacher working at a music school while trying to save enough money for a Steinway piano. The school is gearing up for their major Christmas fundraiser and she has committed much of her time to plan the event. One afternoon, ...
Style: captivating, romantic, sweet, light, entertaining
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: christmas, unlikely couple, musician, male female relationship, music school, prejudice, father daughter relationship, single father, stereotypes, social differences, transformation, fall in love ...
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Lucky Christmas (2011)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lucky Christmas is the story of Holly Ceroni, a single mom trying to get back on her feet, but who is crushed to learn her winning lottery ticket is in the glove compartment of her recently stolen car. Mike Ronowski, the construction worker behind ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, lottery, christmas, holiday, fall in love, family, romance, family relations, love and romance, christmas movie, race against time, christmas eve ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
My Love Story!! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Takeo Goda (Ryohei Suzuki) is a high school student 2 m tall and weighting more than 100 kg. He has a righteous character. The male students adore him, but female students do not like him. All of the girls Takeo likes prefer his handsome friend ...
Style: romantic, entertaining, captivating, light, shoujo
Plot: teen romance, teenage girl, shyness, high school friend, high school crush, love and romance, romantic relationship, love affair, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, couple relations, teenage love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Percy, Buffalo Bill and I (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Romance
Country: Sweden, Denmark
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Ulf think this is going to be an ordinary summer. Going to his grand parents and swim in the lake and tease his brother. But that's not the case, because this summer he will fall in love with Pia.
Style: sentimental, captivating, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, fall in love, romance, best friends, family life, family relations, youth, escapades, summer vacation, swimming, boy, love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: sweden, eastern europe
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Real Girl (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hikaru Tsutsui is a high school student. He enjoys animation and video games in the virtual world, but he doesn't enjoy his real life. People at his school don't even know he exists. One day, he cleans up the pool at his school with ...
Style: sexy, light, sincere, touching, romanticism ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, teen comedy
Plot: teenager, love, asian school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, father son relationship, halloween, wedding, japanese schoolgirl, friendship, student, in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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32%
Welcome to Christmas (2018)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Resort developer Madison Lane is tasked with finding a location for a new ski resort. Her boss tells her to take a trip to Christmas, Colorado, to consider the location. On her way into town, Madison has a minor fender-bender with the town’s ...
Style: captivating, humorous, romantic, entertaining, light ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: christmas, small town sheriff, single father, holiday, small town, transformation, opposites attract, fall in love, moral dilemma, stereotypes, christmas spirit, chance meeting ...
Place: denver colorado
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32%
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ReLIFE (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Arata Kaizaki is 27-years-old and unemployed. He quit his prior job after working for the company for 3 months. Arata Kaizaki decides to take part in a research program. He takes medication that makes him look younger and he is to attend high school ...
Style: touching, romantic, sweet, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: teenager, high school, love, friendship, fall in love, love and romance, couple relations, love affair, relationships, rejuvenation, society, destiny ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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32%
The Christmas Contract (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It’s Jolie’s first time going back home to Louisiana since her devastating break-up with Foster Burke. Seeing him is inevitable as their parents run the town’s annual Christmas Market together, but when she discovers Foster is bringing home a ...
Style: light, captivating, emotional, sincere
Plot: christmas, holiday, in laws, writers, dinner, romance, love, fall in love, couples, friendship, getting home, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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We Were Here: Part 1 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: "We Were There" follows the 10 year romance between Motoharu Yano (Toma Ikuta) & Nanami Takahashi (Yuriko Yoshitaka). During their high school days, Motoharu Yano was the most popular boy in school, but can't get over the ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: teenage love, romance, cancer patient, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, separation, old friend, sadness, high school, cityscape, cancer, pigtails ...
Place: hokkaido, tokyo
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Love and Lies (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Japanese government carries out a program to increase the birth rate in the country. Their program analyzes gene information from its residents and selects a marriage partner for them. Aoi Nisaka is a high school student. She is in a love ...
Style: sentimental, touching, captivating, sweet
Plot: school, love, love triangle, fertility, father son relationship, teenager, parents, pretty girl, nubile, wedding, niece, mother daughter relationship ...
Time: near future
Place: japan, kyoto japan
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Reading, Writing & Romance (2013)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Struggling actor Wayne Wenders has to look for other options to pay his increasingly late rent and ends up interviewing for a gig teaching Shakespeare at the local high school. Wayne is soon surprising himself with his love of the job—and for ...
Style: light, captivating, feel good, sweet
Audience: family outing
Plot: male female relationship, adaptation, couples, love, parents and children, romance, rivalry, friendship, escapades, happy ending, promise, ambition ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Christmas Belle (2013)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With her California hometown in the rearview mirror, Belle heads north on business to catalog the sale of a large mansion. While the job is a dream, the client, Hunter Lowell, is not. But, as the two spend more time together, his icy demeanor begins ...
Style: light, sweet, feel good, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, christmas, love and romance, love triangle, family business, fall in love, family relations, male female relationship, love affair, couples, love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: california, usa, northern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Christmas Next Door (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eric Randall, an author of bachelor lifestyle books, is left in charge of his young niece and nephew for the holidays. Eric turns to his neighbor April, a lover of all things Christmas, for help.
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, light
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: uncle niece relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, uncle nephew relationship, christmas, transformation, bachelor, fall in love, family values, christmas spirit, new life, young man, life turned upside down ...
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Best Christmas Party Ever (2014)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: With the holidays approaching, a young party planner arranges a special Christmas party for a New York toy store. When a powerful corporation threatens to shut her down, she decides to follow her heart, moving forward with the party plans and ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, light, sweet, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: rivalry, christmas, love affair, friendship, love, romance, opposites attract, male female relationship, love and romance, fall in love, ambition, workplace ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Love Under the Rainbow (2019)
Genre: Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lucy wasn't sure if she would find true love, until Jack moves to town with his daughter Sophie. Together they teach her it's never too late to start chasing rainbows!
Style: captivating, light, sincere, sentimental, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: female teacher, family relations, romance, love and romance, love, father daughter relationship, ambition, male female relationship, fall in love, friendship, escapades, family ...
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31%