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Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets (2017)
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Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets (2017)
Original name: 氷菓
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Energy-conservative high school student Houtarou Oreki ends up with more than he bargained for when he signs up for the Classics Club at his sister's behest—especially when he realizes how deep-rooted the club's history really is. Begrudgingly, Oreki is dragged into an investigation concerning the 45-year-old mystery that surrounds the club room. Accompanied by his fellow club members, the knowledgeable Satoshi Fukube, the stern but benign Mayaka Ibara, and the ever-curious Eru Chitanda, Oreki must combat deadlines and lack of information with resourcefulness and hidden talent, in order to not only find the truth buried beneath the dust of works created years before them, but of other small side cases as well.
Plot: school, teenage girl, schoolgirl, japanese school, high school, japanese schoolgirl, skirt, japanese teenager, mini skirt, school uniform, ponytail, schoolgirl uniform, short skirt, sailor uniform, girl wearing a miniskirt, asian school

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, contemplative, sincere and psychological films with plots about japanese schoolgirl, mini skirt, schoolgirl, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, school uniform and japanese girl mostly in Drama, Romance and Mystery genres. Some movies like Hyouka: Forbidden Secrets: A Gentle Breeze in the Village (2007), Haruta & Chika (2017), The Cherry Orchard: Blossoming (2008), Tokyo Shutter Girl (2013), Tokyo University Story (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Gentle Breeze in the Village (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Based on a popular manga, the film is a tender coming-of-age love story set deep in Japan's countryside. When eighth grade cool guy Hiromi transfers from Tokyo to a small elementary/middle school with only six kids enrolled, wholesome and ...
Plot: countryside, first love, japanese teenager, schoolgirl, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, japanese schoolgirl, teenage girl, school uniform, mini skirt, skirt, schoolgirl uniform
Place: tokyo
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Haruta & Chika (2017)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery
Country: Japan
Story: Haruta is handsome and smart, Chika is bright and naive. When they were children, they were friends until Haruta's family moved away while he was in the 3rd grade. They meet again during a high school entrance ceremony. After all of these ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, school, classmate, teenager, friend, music club, student, girl, new school, teacher, japanese girl, schoolgirl ...
Place: mount fuji, japan
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The Cherry Orchard: Blossoming (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Remake of a hit film from 1990, "The Cherry Orchard" which Nakahara himself directed, based on a popular comic book from Akimi Yoshida. The story takes place at a prestigious girls high school where everyone is oppressed with rules. One ...
Plot: asian school, theater, sailor uniform, japanese schoolgirl, japanese woman, legs, school play, schoolgirl, school uniform, teenage girl, leg, japanese teenager ...
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Tokyo Shutter Girl (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The movie Tokyo Shutter Girl, based on the comic series by Kenichi Kiriki, consists of three separate works by three separate directors, each set in Tokyo. It is about three Japanese schoolgirls in a photo club.
Style: anthology
Plot: high school, japanese schoolgirl, sailor uniform, skirt, short skirt, discovery, teenage girl, eye candy, japanese girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, photograph, thin girl ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Tokyo University Story (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Story: Murakami Naoki is the most intelligent student at his high school, but he can't stop obsessing over a girl named Mizuno Haruka. He finally asks her out, and to his surprise, she accepts. After several months of a loving yet obviously doomed ...
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, university, mini skirt, school, leg, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, schoolgirl uniform, schoolgirl, school uniform, japanese schoolgirl, legs ...
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Sundome New (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Hideo's a nerd and a virgin, and he's probably going to stay that way. But when a hot new girl joins his class, he falls for her hard.
Plot: school, eye candy, boyfriend, high school, boy girl relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, brunette, schoolgirl, sailor uniform, girl, skirt, japanese girl ...
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Kanazawa Shutter Girl (2018)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The girls are good friends at junior high school. Three of them seem to adjust and move forward upon entering high school, but the fourth of them is not having a seamless time of it. High school is not comfortable and the transition is full of ...
Plot: japanese schoolgirl, coming of age, sailor uniform, legs, schoolgirl uniform, teacher, long hair, pretty legs, long haired girl, golf, skirt, pretty girl ...
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Dream of Illumination (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Noboru (Yuya Takagawa) runs a real estate agency in a provincial city. He is cold-blooded when it comes to make a sale. His daughter is high school senior Nana (Sara Shida). Nana has continuously changed schools due to her father's work. She ...
Plot: father daughter relationship, school uniform, schoolgirl, short skirt, japanese schoolgirl, wind, cycling, countryside, japanese girl, real estate, realtor, girl wearing a miniskirt ...
Place: tokyo
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45%
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Sundome 2 (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A teenage girl transfers to a new high school. She and a boy in the class join the same school club and during one of the activities she confides in him that she was previously a male. Later admitting that the sex change was a lie, she agrees to ...
Plot: girl wearing a miniskirt, sailor uniform, short skirt, japanese schoolgirl, schoolgirl uniform, schoolgirl, mini skirt, school uniform, golf, hard body, sexy teenager, sexy legs ...
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42%
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The Name (2018)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Having failed with his business and gone absolutely penniless, Masao (45) divorced with his wife, and is currently leading a hopeless life in Ibaraki. One day, a mysterious high school girl, going by the name Emiko, showed up before Masao. Every now ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: schoolgirl, japanese teenager, life is a bitch, family problems, relationship problems, life, countryside, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, changing lives, lifestyle change, drastic change of life ...
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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 ⇓
40%
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Strobe Edge (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Ninako Kinoshita has never been in love until an encounter with the school's most popular boy, Ren Ichinose, leads the two to befriending each other. Ren's patient and kind personality is a far cry from his unapproachable idol status at ...
Plot: short skirt, embrace, brunette, teenager, schoolgirl uniform, falling down, train, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, festival, lust, model, love triangle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Drucker in the Dug-Out (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Story: The movie is about Minami Kawashima, a high school girl who becomes the manager of her school's baseball team in place of her hospitalized friend, Yuki Miyata. She tries to lead the team to the National High School Baseball Championship by ...
Style: sincere, captivating, uplifting, psychological
Plot: sport team, baseball, school, japanese schoolgirl, contests and competitions, rivalry, disability, sport, manager, society, human spirit, friendship ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sagrada Reset Part 1 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the town of Sakurada, where about half of the residents have special abilities, Kei Asai (Shuhei Nomura) is a high school student and is able to remember everything. Misora Haruki (Yuina Kuroshima) is also a high school student and she has the ...
Plot: japanese school, japanese schoolgirl, japanese girl, school uniform, mini skirt, golf, mini dress
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38%
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Raw Summer (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 57 min.
Story: A middle-aged businessman has become unhealthily obsessed with a schoolgirl with whom he shares his daily commute. When he tries to make a direct connection with her, it creates dire complications.
Plot: underage girl, cross dressing, school uniform, japanese schoolgirl, high school, innocence, summertime, stalker, legs, mini skirt, obsession, schoolgirl ...
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Reiko, the Psyche Resurrected (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Reiko, the Psyche Resurrected is a 1991 Japanese film. The film was produced by the Japanese film company Toho.
Plot: long haired girl, skirt, spirit, schoolgirl uniform, japanese schoolgirl, school uniform, schoolgirl, japanese school, asian school, fight, teacher, blood ...
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Orange (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Naho Takamiya is a 2nd year high school student. During the spring, Naho Takamiya receives a letter sent by herself from 10 years in the future. In the letter, she liked transfer student Kakeru Naruse. Kakeru Naruse carried emotional scars from his ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, sexy, humorous, unusual plot structure
Plot: student, japanese school, teacher, high school, japanese girl, dating, high school crush, friendship, teenage girl, japanese teenager, boy girl relationship, husband wife relationship ...
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Pieta in the Toilet (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Hiroshi (Yojiro Noda) has given up on his dreams of becoming a painter and works part-time cleaning office windows. He learns that he has only 3 months left to live. During his last summer, high school student Mai (Hana Sugisaki) appears. Hiroshi ...
Plot: motorcycle, nurse, blackboard, fight, jailbait, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, schoolgirl uniform, schoolgirl, girl wearing a miniskirt, insult, fish, telephone number ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Lowlife (2017)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on a 2016 novel by Mana Sakura, “The Lowlife” shows the stories of three women who work in Japan’s adult video industry .
Plot: porn, porn actress, teenage girl, pornography, eye candy, based on a novel, porn star, japanese schoolgirl, girl wearing a miniskirt, woman wearing a miniskirt, mini skirt
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 16
Joker Game (2012)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: All seniors at a high school stay together at a camp, including student Chinatsu. On their first day, the home room teacher announces that all the students must play the card game "Old Maid". In order to reverse the declining academic ...
Plot: card game, school, teenager, school uniform, mini skirt, golf, girl wearing a miniskirt, japanese schoolgirl, eye candy, short skirt
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Girls Step (2015)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Azusa (Anna Ishii) and Narumi (Fuka Koshiba) are 2nd grade high school students. They lack confidence and also any kind of ambitions. Hazuki (Karin Ono), Tamaki (Mika Akizuki) and Mika (Miku Uehara) are also unnoticed students at the same high ...
Plot: dance, dancing, teenager, shrine, gate, schoolgirl uniform, girl wearing a miniskirt, bicycle, japanese schoolgirl, walking on a beach, short skirt, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Tale of Iya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 169 min.
Story: It was summer when a stranger from Tokyo arrived at “Iya”, where the riches of nature still abound. This young man, named Kudo, was willing to live his new, self-sufficient life. He was exhausted by city life, and believed this beautiful land ...
Style: silent film, contemplative, touching, captivating, exciting
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, japanese girl, school, elementary school, police, schoolgirl, baby, scientist, dancing, dog, teacher ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Cheerdance (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Female students, including Hikari Tomonaga, from a high school cheerdance club follow strict instructions from their teacher Kaoruko Saotome. They compete at the USA Cheerdance Championship.
Plot: performance, school, coach, competition, girl in school uniform, japanese school, teenager, boss, rehearsal, criticism, girl, slender girl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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About the Pink Sky (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: High school student Izumi Kawashima, whose daily routine is rating newspaper articles, finds a wallet containing a large sum of cash. Instead of returning the wallet to its owner, Izumi decides to lend a substantial portion of the money to a ...
Style: atmospheric, sincere, serious, realistic, offbeat
Plot: high school, high school life, teenage life, social relations, best friends, youth, moral dilemma, friends, photographer, coming of age, profanity, apology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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33%
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Drowning Love (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Natsume Mochizuki works as a teen model in Tokyo, but she learns that she has to move to her father's hometown of Ukigumo. She is in a desperate situation because she can't do the things she wants to do in Ukigumo. One day, she meets ...
Style: disturbing, sincere, romantic, psychological, touching ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: love, friendship, couple relations, love and romance, fall in love, couples, love affair, male female relationship, obsession, promise, romance, reunion ...
Time: contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Your Lie in April (2016)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Arima Kousei won numerous piano competitions while under the strict watch of his mother. He was known as the human metronome during that time. Since the death of his mother, Kousei has been unable to hear the sound of his piano. He then meets ...
Plot: teen romance, classical music, music, japanese schoolgirl, pianist, girl wearing a miniskirt, violin, piano, leg, school uniform, violinist, japanese girl ...
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32%
The Third Murder (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Shigemori is a lawyer tasked with defending Misumi in a murder trial. Misumi has previous convictions for murder and has confessed to the crime, but evidence in the case leads to Shigemori having doubts about what really happened.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, psychological, tense, suspense
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Place: japan, hokkaido
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32%
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We Love! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rin, Yuu, Koyomi and Keita are friends in high school who live in the same apartment building. Rin and Yuu like each other, but they don’t tell each other, until Kazuma shows up.
Style: sexy, captivating, psychological, sentimental, contemplative ...
Plot: japanese school, teenage girl, teenager, neighbor, japanese teenager, slender attractive woman, japanese schoolgirl, classmate, shyness, high school, couples, couple relations ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Anohana: The Flower We Saw That Day (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: High school student Jinta (Nijiro Murakami) is a hikikomori and lives in Chichibu, Saitama Prefecture, Japan. One summer day, when Jinta is absorbed in a video game, a girl suddenly appears in front of him. The girl is Jinta's childhood friend ...
Style: light, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative
Plot: friendship, brother sister relationship, mother daughter relationship, reunion, japanese teenager, japanese girl, teenage girl, father daughter relationship, father son relationship, japanese woman, teacher, family relations ...
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31%
Saki Achiga-hen: Episode of Side-A (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sequel movie to the live-action Saki TV series.
Style: captivating, sincere, unusual plot structure, contemplative, suspense ...
Plot: mahjong, japanese girl, teenager, japanese teenager, sexy girl, friendship, escapades, friends, contests and competitions, youth, society, ambition ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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