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Dream Eater Merry (2011)
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Dream Eater Merry (2011)
Original name: 夢喰いメリー
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Dream Eater Merry is a Japanese action fantasy manga series written and illustrated by Ushiki Yoshitaka. The series is serialized in Houbunsha's seinen manga magazine Manga Time Kirara Forward. The manga was adapted into an anime television series by J.C. Staff which aired in Japan between January 7, 2011 and April 8, 2011.
Style: exciting, humorous, emotional, seinen, captivating, entertaining, light, semi serious, dark fantasy, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, parallel world, youth, high school life, heroes, a vision, human host, life turned upside down, nightmare comes true, demon, good versus evil, sleeping, supernatural ability, student life, teenage life, high school, foreknowledge, young heroes, martial arts, fencing, super strength, dream, tragedy, amnesia, coming of age ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about youth, rivalry, supernatural, danger, heroes, friendship and escapades mostly in Animation, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Dream Eater Merry: Medaka Box (2012), Yozakura Quartet (2008), Kamisama Kiss (2012), Needless (2009), Ushio and Tora (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Medaka Box (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kurokami Medaka is an exceptional first year student at Hanokiwa Academy who got elected as president of the student council with a smashing 98% of the votes. Extremely intelligent, strong, and rich; she wants to help anyone in need. To do that, she ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Yozakura Quartet (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Yozakura Quartet is a Japanese manga created by Suzuhito Yasuda that began publishing by Kodansha in 2006, and was then published in the US by Del Rey in 2008. The series was animated in Japan and aired from October 2 to December 18, 2008; it ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, rivalry, friendship, supernatural, escapades, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, youth ...
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90%
Kamisama Kiss (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Nanami was just a normal high school girl down on her luck until a stranger’s lips marked her as the new Land God and turned her world upside down. Now, she’s figuring out the duties of a deity with the help of Tomoe, a reformed fox demon who ...
Style: shoujo, romantic, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: romance, love and romance, supernatural romance, master and servant, life turned upside down, magic, school, supernatural, youth, friendship, parallel world, spirit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Needless (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Needless is an action comedy science fiction manga and anime series by Kami Imai. Serialized in Shueisha's seinen magazine Ultra Jump beginning in 2004, an anime adaptation by Madhouse began airing on July 2, 2009.
Style: stylized, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: chaos and mayhem, supernatural, apocalypse, heroes, supernatural ability, future dystopia, adventure, chaos, supernatural power, society, friends, superhuman powers ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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83%
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Ushio and Tora (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Ushio thinks that his father's talk of an ancient ancestor impaling a demon on a temple altar stone with the legendary Beast Spear is nuts, but when he finds the monster in his own basement, Ushio has to take another look at the family legend! ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, humorous, dark fantasy
Plot: supernatural, ghost, demon, adventure, friendship, good versus evil, curse, young heroes, partners, curses spells and rituals, high school life, paranormal activity ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Kämpfer (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kämpfer is a Japanese light novel series by Toshihiko Tsukiji, with illustrations by Senmu. The series contains 15 volumes published by Media Factory under their MF Bunko J imprint between November 2006 and March 2010. The main series covers 12 ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Asura Cryin' (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Tomoharu is a normal high school student... except for the fact that he is never alone. Haunted by the ghost of his dead childhood friend, he moves into a new residence at the beginning of the school year. Life turns out to be a little more ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: ghost, good versus evil, friendship, heroic mission, rivalry, teenage life, young heroes, friends, high school life, supernatural, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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Problem Children Are Coming from Another World, Aren't They? (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Three problem children - Izayoi Sakamaki, Asuka Kudou, and You Kasukabe - suddenly receive an invitation to another world known as "Little Garden" from a girl called Black Rabbit. Battles, laughter, sex appeal... anything goes in this new ...
Style: humorous, ecchi, exciting, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: game, fantasy world, magical, alternate reality, magician, heroes, adventure, parallel world, strategy, prodigy, humour, child prodigy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Little Busters (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Japan
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Style: humorous, light, captivating, feel good, touching ...
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Certain Scientific Accelerator (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After rescuing Last Order and subsequently taking a bullet to the head, Academy City’s top-ranked esper rests in the hospital. But Accelerator’s recovery is cut short when a mysterious girl carrying a photo of his little clone companion asks for ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, humorous
Audience: teens, kids
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Hidamari Sketch (2007)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: For years, Yuno has dreamed of attending Yamabuki Arts High School, but now that she's been accepted, it means the scary prospect of moving away from her home and family for the first time! Fortunately, Yuno quickly learns that if her new ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
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73%
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Time: future, 21st century
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72%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, sincere, tense
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: contemporary
Place: japan
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69%
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11 Eyes (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, ecchi ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: youth, high school, high school life, power relations, teachers and students, mischievous children, child as adult, prodigy, child prodigy, school
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Style: funny, light, exciting, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens, pre-teens
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Place: japan
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67%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: The Hanzo Academy is a prestigious prep school with a secret known only to a select few. Behind its walls is a training course for shinobi; trained spies and assassins that centuries ago had served the shoguns for their political and military needs. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, ecchi ...
Plot: rivalry, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, best friends, athlete's life, contests and competitions, escapades, friendship, secret mission, female ninja, ninjitsu, ninja ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, romantic, captivating
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuta has a problem. As one of the thousands of Japanese students afflicted with "chunibyo," a state where they're so desperate to stand out that they've literally convinced themselves that they have secret knowledge and hidden ...
Style: exciting, touching, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Beelzebub (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Ishiyama High is a school populated entirely by delinquents, where nonstop violence and lawlessness are the norm. However, there is one universally acknowledged rule—don't cross first year student Tatsumi Oga, Ishiyama's most vicious ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, offbeat
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Fighting Spirit (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Ippo, the son of a fishing boat tour owner, takes up boxing to increase his confidence. Through intense training and willpower Ippo claims the Japanese featherweight title.
Style: captivating, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: boxing, sport, athlete's life, athlete and trainer, youth, ambition, follow your dream, lifestyle, rivalry, championship, rise to the top, tournament ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Psychic Squad (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: They're cute, adorable and three of the most powerful Espers the world has ever seen: Kaoru, the brash psychokinetic who can move objects with her mind; Shiho, the sarcastic and dark natured psychometric able to pick thoughts from people's ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Girls und Panzer (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: In this world, Sensha-do (戦車道), the art of tank-combat, is a traditional Japanese martial art for girls. Miho, a girl who just transferred into the Ōrai Girls' Academy in Ibaraki Prefecture, has been ordered by the academy's student ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, light, realistic ...
Plot: school, contests and competitions, ambition, military, rivalry, battles, youth, social relations, high school, tank, friendship, sport ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
InuYasha the Movie 2: The Castle Beyond the Looking Glass (2002)
Genre: Action, Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: With their most formidable foe vanquished, Inuyasha and his comrades begin returning to their everyday lives. But their peace is fleeting as another adversary emerges: Kaguya, the self-proclaimed princess from the Moon of Legend, hatches a plot to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, mystical
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, supernatural, supernatural ability, parallel world, master villain, escapades, youth, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Prince of Tennis (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Prince of Tennis follows the story of a 12 year old boy Ryoma Echizen who won four consecutive titles in the American Junior Tennis tournaments. He's an amazing tennis player and is considered a prodigy. He moved from America to Japan and ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tennis, prodigy, contests and competitions, friendship, ambition, athlete's life, youth, lifestyle, sport, teenage life, high school, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 8.4
 93K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rivalry, heroes, master warrior, determination, warrior, ninja, training, adventure, friendship, friends, good versus evil, supernatural ability ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%