Movies and TV shows like SCHOOL-LIVE!

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SCHOOL-LIVE! (2015)
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SCHOOL-LIVE! (2015)
Original name: がっこうぐらし!
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuki Takeya, Kurumi Ebisuzawa, Yuri Wakasa, and Miki Naoki decide to stay over at school. Along with the school adviser Megumi Sakura, they suddenly find themselves to be the final survivors of a zombie attack, and continue to live and survive at the school.
Style: tense, captivating, surreal, suspenseful, asian horror
Plot: zombie, high school, zombie apocalypse, supernatural, zombie outbreak, survival horror, japanese schoolgirl, living dead, zombie attack, zombie survival, schoolgirl, bitten by a zombie, walking dead, friendship, protecting from truth, school, memory loss, supernatural power, undead, zombification, dog, zombie child, zombie violence

Most similar movies to SCHOOL-LIVE!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, psychological and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about high school, supernatural, school, friendship, high school life, school life and slice of life mostly in Animation, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like SCHOOL-LIVE!: School-Live! (2019), Highschool of the Dead (2010), Zombie-Loan (2007), Vampire Knight (2008), Corpse Party: Tortured Souls (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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School-Live! (2019)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychological, asian horror
Plot: zombie outbreak, zombie survival, zombie, zombie apocalypse, undead, zombie child, survival, high school, school club, walking dead, zombification, survival horror ...
Place: east asia
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Highschool of the Dead (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: When the world is struck by a deadly pandemic that turns humans into zombies, Takashi Komuro and several of his classmates at Fujimi High School try to survive the apocalypse.
Style: ecchi, bleak, exciting, bloody, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, hot and sexy, survival, apocalypse, supernatural, survivor, plague, dark humor, student, end of the world, zombie apocalypse, chaos ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zombie-Loan (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Based on the manga by PEACH-PIT, serialised in G-Fantasy. When a human is marked to die, a faint gray line that is invisible to most appears around their neck. As time passes, that ring becomes darker and darker, until it is eventually black, and ...
Style: tense, captivating, absurd
Plot: zombie, supernatural, undead, bounty hunter, supernatural ability, supernatural power, battles, escapades, adventure, zombification, supernatural horror, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Vampire Knight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Cross Academy is an elite boarding school with two separate, isolated classes: the Day Class and the Night Class. On the surface, Yuuki Cross and Zero Kiryuu are prefects of the academy, and attempt to keep order between the students as classes ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, rivalry, forbidden love, supernatural, school, love, deadly, memory loss, imaginary, supernatural power, academy, memory ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Corpse Party: Tortured Souls (2013)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Heavenly Host Elementary School is a legendary elementary school for ghost stories due to its mysterious past. It was torn down following the murders and disappearances of several of its staff and students and now another school called Kisaragi ...
Style: dark, scary, disturbing, serious, sadistic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, danger, brutality, youth, young heroes, imaginary, survival, murder, curse, student, dark past ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Blood-C (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Blood-C focuses on Saya Kisaragi, an outwardly normal girl who serves as the shrine maiden to a country town; in reality, she is a skilled swordswoman charged by her father to defeat Elder Bairns, monsters who feed on human blood. As her battles ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, imaginary, deadly creature, village, good versus evil, sword, violence, danger, school life, friendship, japanese schoolgirl, family relations ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Corpse Princess (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Corpse Princess is a Japanese manga series written and illustrated by Yoshiichi Akahito. Premiering in Monthly Shōnen Gangan on April 12, 2005, the series centers around the "Corpse Princess" Makina Hoshimura, an undead girl who is ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: zombie, track down, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, deadly, clergy, supernatural, monk, schoolgirl, murder ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Wasteful Days of High School Girls (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: One day out of boredom, Tanaka decided to give her classmates nicknames based on their quirks. Her friend Sakuchi became "Ota" for her nerdy interests, and her other friend Saginomiya became "Robo" because of her expressionless ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, sincere, feel good ...
Plot: school, friendship, schoolgirl, high school, best friends, female protagonist, grownups, looking for love, slice of life, high school life, high school friend, youth ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Somali and the Forest Spirit (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world is ruled by spirits, goblins, and all manner of strange creatures. Human beings are persecuted, to the very point of extinction. One day, a golem and a lone human girl meet. This is a record of the pair, one a member of a ruined race, the ...
Style: disturbing, suspense, captivating, suspenseful, dark fantasy
Plot: survival, creature, golem, friendship, slice of life, magic, fantasy world, father daughter relationship, interspecies friendship, demon, child protagonist, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Blue Spring Ride (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
TV show
Story: At the end of her first year of high school, Futaba Yoshioka suddenly has a chance encounter with her first love, Kou Tanaka. Three years ago, he transferred schools before she was able to say how she felt about him. After meeting each other again, ...
Style: shoujo, romantic, captivating, stylized, visually appealing
Plot: school life, school, friendship, high school, love triangle, romance, everyday life, love, unrequited love, high school life, slice of life, relationships ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Talentless Nana (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: It is the year 20XX. Earth was assaulted by monsters that would come to be known as "the Enemy of Humanity." In order to deal with this threat, special schools composed of teenagers with extraordinary abilities were formed. These people, ...
Style: psychological thriller, suspense, captivating, mystical
Plot: supernatural, high school life, super strength, good versus evil, school, battles, heroes, supernatural ability, protector, mysticism, supernatural power, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Penguindrum (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: A terminally ill girl named Himari Takakura is miraculously saved from death by a strange spirit who resides in a penguin-shaped hat. However, in exchange for extending her life, the spirit tasks Himari's brothers, Kanba and Shōma, to seek out ...
Style: humorous, surreal, twists and turns, captivating, tense ...
Plot: destiny, resurrection, penguins, reincarnation, supernatural, mystery, terminal illness, family relations, lifesaver, riddles and clues, danger, back from the dead ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.8
 4K
Hyouka (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Oreki Houtarou is a minimalistic high school boy. One day, he joins the Classic Literature Club at his elder sister's request. There he meets Chitanda Eru, Fukube Satoshi, and Ibara Mayaka. Chitanda is a calm beautiful girl but she turns into ...
Style: captivating, touching, romantic, light
Plot: amateur detective, high school, literature, slice of life, everyday life, conversation, secret identity, romance, school life, art, japanese schoolgirl, high school life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: This unconventional, surrealist comedy follows an exhausted high school boy who, despite multiple attempts from his friends, still manages to spectacularly... sleep. Much to the chagrin of the energetic (at times bossy) Oota, Tanaka is often found ...
Style: feel good, light, sincere, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: school life, school, youth, friendship, high school, high school student, friends, high school life, slice of life, everyday life, love, society ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Actually, I Am... (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One day after school, Asahi Kuromine stumbles upon the truth that Youko Shiragami, the girl he has a crush on, is actually a vampire. According to her father's rules, Youko must now quit school in order to keep her family safe. However, Asahi ...
Style: ecchi, entertaining, humorous, feel good, light
Audience: teens
Plot: school, romance, harem, demon, supernatural, vampire, high school, alien, romantic relationship, relationships, friends, couple relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Interviews with Monster Girls (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place in an age where "Ajin" (demi-human), more casually known as "Demi," have slowly started to become accepted into human society. Tetsuo Takahashi is a biology teacher who ends up teaching three such Demi, ...
Style: seinen, captivating, feel good, psychological, humorous ...
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Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
High-Rise Invasion (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: High-school girl Yuri suddenly finds herself on the rooftop of a high-rise building. She's trapped in a bizarre world surrounded by skyscrapers, where a masked man cracked open a man's head with an axe before her eyes. Finding a way to ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Boogiepop Never Laughs: Boogiepop Phantom (2000)
Genre: Animation, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Boogiepop Phantom is a twelve-episode anime television series produced by Madhouse Studios, based on the Boogiepop light novel series by Kouhei Kadono, particularly that of Boogiepop and Others and Boogiepop At Dawn. The series is directed by ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, serial killer, mysterious character, nobody believes, evil force, murder, deadly, danger, high school, urban legend, alter ego, memories ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Daily Lives of High School Boys (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Join Tadakuni, Hidenori and Yoshitake as they undergo the trials and tribulations of life in high school. Each episode presents the boys and their classmates in unique situations that you may or may not have faced in high school yourself.
Style: captivating, stylized, humorous
Plot: slice of life, high school life, school life, high school, boys' school, teachers and students, dating show, fraternity, everyday life, teenage angst, classmate classmate relationship, friendship between boys ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
One Week Friends (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: High school sophomore Yūki Hase noticed that Kaori Fujimiya, his classmate, was always alone. He tried to start a conversation with her but was turned down: "My memories of friendship can last only a week," she said. Despite of knowing ...
Style: captivating, sincere, humorous, semi serious
Plot: friendship, high school life, school life, school, coming of age, first love, romance, slice of life, everyday life, love interest, mother daughter relationship, classmate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Mob Psycho 100 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shigeo Kageyama, a.k.a. "Mob," is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, extrasensory perception, telekinesis, school, ghost, slice of life, super powers, mentor, sibling rivalry, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, super strength, psychic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Zombie Land Saga (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Horror, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A typical morning. The usual music. Their normal lives. The peace these seven girls experience will suddenly be destroyed. By the living dead... zombies. A reality that they never wanted a part of, an amazing and terrifying zombie world. They all ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, psychological, cynical, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zombie, training, dance performance, concert, survivor, dark humor, chaos, idol, music, teamwork, competition, music band ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Nichijou: My Ordinary Life (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the adventures of three ordinary girls as they make life’s awkward moments a thousand times worse. Along with a colorful bunch of classmates, they learn their most important lessons the hard way. Meanwhile down the street, a pocket-sized ...
Style: 2d animation, feel good, light, humorous
Plot: high school life, school life, absurd humor, female protagonist, androids, robot, school, friendship, talking cat, schoolgirl, slice of life, high school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Osama Game (2017)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Kanazawa Nobuaki has transferred to a high school far from where he used to live. Due to an incident at his old school, Nobuaki is afraid of getting close to his new classmates and keeps himself at a distance, but he starts opening up because of a ...
Style: unusual plot structure, disturbing, suspense, psychotronic, psychological
Plot: mystery, lone hero, mysterious character, puzzle, most dangerous game, mysterious villain, classmate classmate relationship, high school student, high school, brutality
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Troubled Life of Miss Kotoura (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Bullied by her classmates, a teenage psychic moves to a new school, where she makes friends and joins a club dedicated to ESP research.
Style: not serious, psychological, captivating, romantic
Plot: high school, scholarship, bullying, psychic, friendship, absent mother, honesty, romance, teenage life, self discovery, teenage girl, epiphany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Magical Girl Site (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Aya Asagiri is a middle school girl who has problems both at school with bullying and at home from physical abuse by her brother. While browsing online, a website pops up on her computer featuring a creepy looking person. This person appears to take ...
Style: psychological, dark fantasy, exciting, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: magical girl, supernatural, violence, school, friendship, rivalry, childhood, suicide, blood, brother sister relationship, danger, society ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Mysterious Girlfriend X (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Akira is a normal high school boy, but he nevertheless impulsively licks some drool left by the mysterious transfer student Mikoto. The next day he falls asleep with an inexplicable fever. After five days Mikoto suddenly comes to visit, and makes ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, touching ...
Plot: teenage love, romance, youth, love and romance, true love, fall in love, supernatural, high school, addiction, school
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.8
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Black Butler (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In Victorian-era London, on the night of Ciel Phantomhive's tenth birthday, a fire destroyed his manor and killed both of his parents. In a moment of despair, Ciel strikes a deal with a demon - his soul in exchange for revenge. This demon ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, dark fantasy, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: master and servant, butler, demon, supernatural, investigation, deal with the devil, supernatural ability, young heroes, evil force, society, aristocracy, murder ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: london, england, europe, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Chihayafuru (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 6th-year grade-schooler Ayase Chihaya's dream is for her sister to be Japan's top model. However, transfer student Wataya Arata admonishes her that a dream must be about one's own self. Thus, she takes up karuta, a Japanese card game, ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, serious, humorous, josei
Plot: unrequited love, competition, romance, old friends, tournament, team, tradition, training, school, friendship, card game, best friends in love ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Natsume's Book of Friends (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Natsume Takashi has the ability to see spirits, which he has long kept secret. However, once he inherits a strange book that belonged to his deceased grandmother, Reiko, he discovers the reason why spirits surround him.
Style: captivating, serious, suspenseful, shoujo
Plot: friendship, spirit, ghost, orphan, exorcist, supernatural, japanese culture, human animal relationship, afterlife, supernatural power, japanese mythology, folklore ...
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17%