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The Moment You Fall in Love (2016)
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The Moment You Fall in Love (2016)
Original name: 好きになるその瞬間を。~告白実行委員会~
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Following Natsuki Enomoto's confession rehearsals with Yuu Setoguchi, their younger siblings Kotarou and Hina struggle to confess their own love. Despite a disastrous first meeting in middle school with her upperclassman Koyuki Ayase, Hina’s heart is captured by his warm smile. Initially confused by these newfound feelings, Hina soon realizes that she has fallen in love for the very first time. Chasing after her brother Yuu and her crush Koyuki, Hina also enrolls in Sakuragaoka High School; but the threads of love are far-reaching, and they entangle Hina and her friends. Boisterous but sensitive, Hina hopes to confess her feelings to the tender-hearted Koyuki. Meanwhile, Kotarou, oblivious to his own feelings for her, is determined to always keep Hina smiling. This movie follows Hina, Kotarou, and Koyuki in high school. Their youthful love forges new relationships, but also threatens to break others.
Style: touching, whimsical, humorous, sincere, romantic, captivating, entertaining
Plot: school, teenage love, school life, high school hunk, high school life, high school, boy girl friendship, rivalry, friendship between teens, unspoken love, friendship, love and romance, romantic relationship, fall in love, in love, love affair, relationships, self doubt, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love story, uncertainty, love interest, declaration of love, song

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, romantic, humorous and light films with plots about love and romance, romance, relationships, school, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair and high school mostly in Animation, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Moment You Fall in Love: The Anthem of the Heart (2015), I've Always Liked You (2016), Love Me, Love Me Not (2020), Blue Spring Ride (2014), One Week Friends (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Anthem of the Heart (2015)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A young girl had her voice magically taken away so that she would never hurt people with it, but her outlook changes when she encounters music and friendship. Will Naruse be able to convey the anthem of her heart?
Style: touching, sincere, romantic, psychological, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: mute, friendship, school, love and romance, healing, mother daughter relationship, female protagonist, parents separation, daydreamer, singing, musical performance, family relations
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I've Always Liked You (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 63 min.
Story: Love is blooming at Sakuragaoka High School. Natsuki Enomoto has finally mustered the courage to confess to her childhood friend, Yuu Setoguchi. However, in the final moments of her confession, an embarrassed Natsuki passes it off as a ...
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Love Me, Love Me Not (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Yuna and Akari are two high school girls with very different views on love: Yuna dreams about romance through rose-coloured glasses, while Akari is down-to-earth and practical. Meanwhile, high school boys Kazuomi and Rio also have different views on ...
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Blue Spring Ride (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
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Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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35%
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