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Asahinagu (2017)
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Asahinagu (2017)
Original name: あさひなぐ
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 and targets the national competition.
Style: scenic, captivating, humorous, psychological, unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative
Plot: high school, student, friendship, teenage girl, japanese girl, teenager, martial arts, girlfriend, monastery, girl, friendship between girls, youth, life is a bitch, strong female presence, school, sport, monk, train, pervert, brother, tennis, brother and sister, competition, schoolgirl, hiking ...
Time: 21st century
Place: tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and captivating films with plots about high school, teenager, friendship, mini skirt, teenage girl, girl wearing a miniskirt and youth mostly in Comedy, Sport and Family genres. Some movies like Asahinagu: Tori Girl! (2017), Yarukkya Knight (2015), We Hope for Blooming (2018), Cheerdance (2017), Real Girl (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tori Girl! (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sincere
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Yarukkya Knight (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Story: Makoto Gousuke has just transferred to a new high school with the intention of being the toughest kid there. Little does he know that there‘s an entire group of toughs who already rule the school, and they‘re all girls! After being humiliated by ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, entertaining, light, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: japanese girl, japanese school, teacher, teenage girl, teenager, japanese schoolgirl, high school, japanese teenager, sexuality, society, friends, romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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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, family relations, friendship, love and romance, sport team, camera, anger ...
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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, cheerleader, japanese schoolgirl, teenage girl, teacher, rehearsal, girl, criticism, schoolgirl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, romanticism, humorous, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, teen comedy
Plot: asian school, love, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, wedding, friend, japanese school, father son relationship, dating, older brother, japanese girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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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: humorous, contemplative, psychological, sexy, unusual plot structure
Plot: student, friendship, teenage girl, dating, japanese girl, japanese school, high school, japanese teenager, teacher, high school crush, husband wife relationship, boy girl relationship ...
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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 ...
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Plot: japanese school, high school, japanese girl, teacher, student, betrayal, school, jealousy, japanese teenager, teenage girl, asian school, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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22%
 4.8
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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, psychological, sentimental, touching, captivating ...
Plot: japanese school, teenage girl, neighbor, teenager, japanese teenager, japanese schoolgirl, high school, classmate, shyness, couples, couple relations, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Bring It On: All or Nothing (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A transfer student at a rough high school tries joining the cheer-leading squad and finds that she not only has to face off against the head cheerleader, but also against her former school in preparation for a cheer-off competition.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, slang, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: cheerleader, cheerleading, high school, dancing, high school life, school, hip hop, friendship, sport, sport team, contests and competitions, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ramen Kuitee! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A suicidal high school student, a ramen shop owner closing shop after the passing of his wife, and a cuisine researcher stranded in the Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region get connected due to a bowl of ramen.
Plot: food, suicide, widow, school uniform, high school, photograph, ponytail, framed photograph, running, teenage girl, golf, noodles ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Daytime Shooting Star (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Japan
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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 ...
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Audience: family outing
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Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Waterboys (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a Japanese school, 5 adolescent geeks join the new sport teacher and take up the challenge to take part in the synchronised swimming competition, in-spite of the mockeries of the "real sportsmen".
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: swimming, high school, athlete's life, against the odds, teenage life, human spirit, follow your dream, ambition, lifestyle, athlete and trainer, contests and competitions, sport ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 4.8
 614
Switched (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Tired of being bullied, Cassandra Evans prays that her nemesis, Katie Sharp, the queen bee of social media, would know what it’s like to walk a day in her shoes. Her prayer is answered in an unexpected way when they get switched.
Style: humorous, psychological, light, contemplative, feel good ...
Plot: switching bodies, teenage girl, teenager, school, teacher, high school, fame, prank, social media, internet, cheerleader, friend ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Flying Colors (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A high school girl, Sayaka Kudō was the bottom of the class. After a year, she improved her deviation value from 30 to 70, then passed Keio University that is considered one of the most difficult to enter in Japan.
Style: psychological, suspense, captivating, surprise ending, sexy ...
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My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
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Duration: 30 min.
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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 ...
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20%
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Peach Girl (2017)
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Duration: 116 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
School of Life (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.0
 26K
Ice Princess (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Sport
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: realistic, touching, sentimental, inspirational, sweet ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick, kids
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Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: new england, new jersey, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Adrift in Tokyo (2007)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: tokyo, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Bad News Bears Go to Japan (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Japan, USA
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Story: In this third film version of the Bad News Bears series, Tony Curtis plays a small time promotor/hustler who takes the pint-sized baseball team to Japan for a match against the country's best little league baseball team which sparks off a ...
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Place: japan, tokyo, asia
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20%
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Frenemies (2012)
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Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: What happens when three sets of BFF's become enemies?
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, sentimental, anthology
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.2
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Rebound (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: humorous, feel good, touching, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, girls' night
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Time: contemporary, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Devil's Kickers (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Germany
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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Bring It on Again (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: USA
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Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: cheerleading, cheerleader, competition, sport, teenage life, against the odds, friendship, ambition, athlete's life, lifestyle, contests and competitions, underdog ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
MVP 2: Most Vertical Primate (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: MVP 2 opens with the lovable Jack being ousted from his hockey team, the Seattle Simians, and having to hit the road after being falsely accused of league misconduct. Jack ends up in the city, where he's befriended by Ben, a homeless ...
Style: not serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: friendship, skateboard, against the odds, athlete's life, sport, ambition, buddies, contests and competitions, youth, athlete and trainer, monkey actor, hockey ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seattle, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
MVP: Most Valuable Primate (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jack is a three-year-old chimpanzee who has been the subject of a long-term experiment by Dr. Kendall, a researcher who been teaching Jack to communicate through sign language. ack scrambles onto the ice in the midst of practice for Steven's ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: chimpanzee, hockey, ice hockey, against the odds, friendship, athlete's life, sport, ambition, buddies, underdog, sport team, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Oppai Volleyball (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mikako is a young junior high school teacher who has just transferred to a new school. Excited to be starting a new job, she volunteers for a coach for a boys volleyball club. But, she finds out that there is almost no activity in the club… There ...
Style: captivating, feel good, light, funny, humorous ...
Plot: motivation, horny, asian school, lust, sexuality, volleyball, sexual humor, sport, professional sports, contests and competitions, rivalry, professional rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
After the Rain (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Akira Tachibana is a 17-year-old high school student. She was once a promising athlete, but an injury has prevented her from taking part in track and field. One day, Akira Tachibana goes to a family restaurant and the manager talks to her in a ...
Style: sexy, romanticism, disturbing, touching, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, chick flick
Plot: japanese girl, teenage girl, japanese schoolgirl, love, unrequited love, employee, rivalry, co worker co worker relationship, older man younger woman relationship, nubile, teenager, boss ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Legally Blondes (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Moving from England to California, the youngest cousins of Elle Woods must defend themselves when their schools reigning forces turn on the girls and try to frame them for a crime.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, not serious
Audience: girls' night, teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.2
 560
Deadball (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Baseball prodigy Jubeh Yakyu is the most feared and dangerous juvenile delinquent in all of Japan. After accidentally causing the death of his father with a super-powered, deadly fireball pitch, Jubeh swore off baseball and became a criminal and ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful, enigmatic ...
Plot: juvenile delinquent, teen violence, mysterious death, fireball, baseball, accidental killing, 17 year old, psychopath, baseball player, teenage girl, absurdism, swastika ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%