Movies like Blue Spring Ride

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Blue Spring Ride (2014)
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Blue Spring Ride (2014)
Original name: アオハライド
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When she was a middle school student, Futaba Yoshioka liked Kou Tanaka who was unlike the other boys and quite gentle. Kou Tanaka then moved away and they lost contact. At the end of Futaba Yoshioka's first year as a high school student she meets Kou Tanaka again. Kou Tanaka’s name has changed to Kou Mabuchi and his personality seems different from his middle school days.
Style: romantic, sentimental, light, touching
Plot: teenage love, unrequited love, love and romance, high school hunk, japanese schoolgirl, crush, reunited friends, best friends, first love, true love, school life, high school life, japanese culture, friends in love

Most similar movies to Blue Spring Ride

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out touching, sentimental, romantic and realistic films with plots about love and romance, romance, teenage love, first love, youth, love and teenage life mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres. Some movies like Blue Spring Ride: This Time (2016), My First Time (2012), A Walk to Remember (2002), Flipped (2010), Midnight Sun (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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This Time (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Philippines
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Childhood friends Coby and Ava, who only see each other during summer vacations. As time passes, the characters develop feelings for each other but having a relationship long-distance is a great challenge for both.
Style: light, sentimental, suspenseful, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: love, teenage love, romance, friends, true love, teen romance, unfulfilled love, old friends, impossible love, couple relations, teenager, love affair ...
Place: the philippines
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95%
My First Time (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Zachary is 20 years old. Dark and independent, he collects amorous conquests and school failure. Sarah is 18 years old. First class, fragile, she fills her emotional gaps with perfect control of his life. Nothing should close and yet, the year of ...
Style: sentimental, touching, romantic, emotional, realistic ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, fall in love, high school hunk, couples, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, first love, love and romance, virginity, virgin, teenage life, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
A Walk to Remember (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the popular, restless Landon Carter is forced to participate in the school drama production he falls in love with Jamie Sullivan, the daughter of the town's minister. Jamie has a "to-do" list for her life and also a very big ...
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, sincere, sad ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, teen drama, date night
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, love and romance, romance, true love, first love, fall in love, teen romance, terminal illness, youth, teenage life, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.7
 86K
Flipped (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Juli meets Bryce in the second grade, she knows it's true love. After spending six years trying to convince Bryce the same, she's ready to give up - until he starts to reconsider.
Style: touching, sentimental, sweet, feel good, realistic ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, kids
Plot: first love, fall in love, teenage love, love and romance, teenage life, teenage boy, school, teen romance, adolescence, childhood sweetheart, neighbor, childhood ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 1950s, 50s, contemporary ...
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 6.6
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Midnight Sun (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Katie, a 17-year-old, has been sheltered since childhood and confined to her house during the day by a rare disease that makes even the smallest amount of sunlight deadly. Fate intervenes when she meets Charlie and they embark on a summer romance.
Style: romantic, sincere, sentimental, touching, sweet
Audience: teen drama, teens, girls' night
Plot: teen romance, teenage love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, terminal illness, first love, star crossed lovers, true love, best friend, near death experience, follow your dream, life & death, tragic love ...
Place: seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Friendship Love and Loyalty (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two best friends Nate and Nathan make a pact in high school never to allow anything or anyone to come between them, especially not a girl. Loyalty over love no matter what. After an amicable break up with his long-term girlfriend Denise, Nate leaves ...
Style: sentimental, touching, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: love, friendship, crush, dream girl, best friends, old friends, reunited friends, love and romance, unfulfilled love, friendship between men, friends, unrequited love ...
Place: south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
We Were Here: Part 2 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: During the 2nd year of high school in the winter season, Yano (Toma Ikuta) transferred from Kushiro to Tokyo due to a family matter. Yano and Nanami (Yuriko Yoshitaka) promised to meet again. A couple of years later, Nanami is busy finding a job, ...
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, touching, disturbing
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, love affair, lost love, teenager, teenage girl, love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, looking for love, parent child relationship, young love, renewed love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Unforgettable (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: On a live music radio show, a letter arrives from the 23 years in the past. Through the letter, the first love and friendships of five friends are revealed.
Style: touching, inspirational, semi serious, sincere, romantic
Plot: friendship, first love, boy girl relationship, love letter, radio station, teenage love, disability, death of friend, follow your dream, love and romance, fall in love, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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You Are the Apple of My Eye (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Kosuke Mizushima (Yuki Yamada) is a high school student at a provincial city and enjoys a comfortable life. One day, due to Kosuke Mizushima's excessive joke, his class is interrupted. The teacher gets upset and makes model student Mai Hayase ...
Plot: japanese girl, crush, breakup, student, japanese schoolgirl, high school friend, japanese school, lgbt, love, teenage love, unrequited love, love and romance ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
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Blue (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: An introverted schoolgirl falls in love and starts a relationship with one of her classmates. Set in a small seaside town in Japan, the love of her life eventually leaves her for her boyfriend in Tokyo. Kayako Kirishima of the third year at a high ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: teenage love, teenage life, couples, romance, youth, love and romance, fall in love, friends, small town, adolescence, short haired female, first love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Forget Me Not (2015)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Takashi Hayama (Nijiro Murakami) is a third year high school student. He falls in love with Azusa Oribe (Akari Hayami) at first sight and they begin to date. One day, Azusa tells Takashi "people who meet me, forget about me several hours ...
Style: touching, semi serious, stylized, sincere
Plot: boyfriend girlfriend relationship, forgetfulness, high school romance, memory loss, sad ending, mysterious girl, japanese schoolgirl, love and romance, unrequited love, high school life, tragedy, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Blue Gate Crossing (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An is-she-or-isn't-she gay comedy focused on a Taiwanese teen, the boy she might like, and the girl she may love.
Style: feel good, sentimental, realistic, semi serious, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, high school, first love, friendship, teenage life, partners, lgbt, couples, best friends, gender, high school life, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.7
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Cheerleader (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Cheerleader dives into the mind of a teenager as she tries desperately to win her boyfriend back.
Style: suspenseful, sentimental, touching, suspense
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, teenager, jealousy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, revenge, friendship, breakup, unrequited love, couple relations, love, teenage sex, crush ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Tomorrow I Will Date with Yesterday's You (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Takatoshi Minamiyama (Sota Fukushi) majors in art at an university in Kyoto. On the train to the school, he sees Emi Fukuju (Nana Komatsu) and falls in love with her at first sight. Gathering up all his courage, he speaks to her. They begin to date ...
Style: captivating, touching, light, sentimental
Plot: time travel, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couples, promise, art student, love at first sight, painting, college, school, diary, prediction, memory ...
Time: future
Place: japan, kyoto japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
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His Girlfriend (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teen romance is complicated for a boy who's secretly in love with a college girl but who's also captured the heart of a high school freshman.
Style: light, entertaining, captivating, romantic
Plot: first love, school, love triangle, male female relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, couple relations, fall in love, romantic relationship, teenage love, love story, in love, teenager ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Crying Out Love in the Center of the World (2004)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: While searching for his fiancee Ritsuko, Sakutarou rediscovers through flashbacks the void deep within him caused by the events from his high school days.
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Plot: love affair, teenage love, haunted by the past, love, romance, youth, hopes, couples, teenage life, first love, slice of life, memory ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1986
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Eternal Summer (2006)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three high school students experience the perks and pitfalls of love in director Leste Chen’s sensitive tale of friendship and yearning.
Style: sentimental, realistic, sexy, captivating, touching ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: friendship, love triangle, high school friend, school, gay, unrequited love, high school, coming of age, loneliness, gay teenager, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Love Everlasting (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bridger is a young outsider who's always wanted more. He and his mother flee an abusive home, eventually finding a small town in the middle of nowhere. Once there, Bridger finds true acceptance with another misfit.
Style: touching, road movie, sentimental, romantic
Plot: heart transplant, teenager, teenage love, life philosophy, follow your dream, coping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, social misfits, life is a bitch, escapades, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Close to the Horizon (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Jessica knows exactly what her life is supposed to look like and where it takes her. But then she meets Danny. He has a complicated past and could confuse all their plans. Jessica has to decide.
Style: sentimental, touching, sincere, romantic, emotional
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: love and romance, young couple, couple relations, fall in love, illness, youth, obstacle, attraction, friendship, falling in love, dark secret, court ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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SanamRe (2016)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A story about the man who is confused with his love life finds solace in his birthplace with his childhood love.
Style: romantic, sentimental, touching, surprise ending
Plot: love, true love, reunion, tragic love, lust, love triangle, childhood love, power of love, love and romance, destiny, childhood memory, self sacrifice ...
Place: kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Best of Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A pair of former high school sweethearts reunite after many years when they return to visit their small hometown.
Style: touching, romantic, sentimental, dramatic, sexy ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: love and romance, true love, lovers reunited, unfulfilled love, love affair, small town, road not taken, fall in love, reunion, teenage love, couples, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992
Place: usa, new orleans, new jersey, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Lovers' Concerto (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Lee Ji-hwan receives photographs in the mail that reminds him of how he met two girls, Shim Su-in and Kim Gyeong-heui, one summer five years ago. He shares his memories with his friend Cheol-hyeon. He recalls initially being in love with Su-in, but ...
Style: sentimental, sincere, touching, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: love triangle, romance, friendship, couples, love and romance, friends, love story, couple relations, relationships, romantic relationship, love affair, best friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Memoirs of a Teenage Amnesiac (2010)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Diving to save a camera from a fall down a flight of stairs, high school junior Naomi Sukuse wakes with no memory of the last four years. Naomi must remember who she was and figure out who she wants to be in this story of love and second chances.
Style: emotional, sentimental, contemplative, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: high school, memory loss, romance, teenage love, love triangle, fall in love, self discovery, youth, social relations, amnesia, high school hunk, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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To All the Boys I've Loved Before (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lara Jean's love life goes from imaginary to out of control when her secret letters to every boy she's ever fallen for are mysteriously mailed out.
Style: romantic, sweet, light, realistic, touching ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, love and romance, teen romance, teenage girl, happy ending, first love, high school student, youth, couples, love letter, teenage boy, sister sister relationship ...
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
What the Day Owes the Night (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Algeria, the 1930s. Younes is nine years old when he is put in his uncle's care in Oran. Rebaptized Jonas, he grows up among the Rio Salado youths, with whom he becomes friends. Emilie is one of the gang; everyone is in love with her. A great ...
Style: touching, emotional, sentimental, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: young lovers, romance, friendship, teenage love, revolution, love and romance, friends, youth, political unrest, true love, society, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: algeria
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Love is the Word (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Netherlands, Belgium
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Love is the Word is a moving, romantic and funny coming-of-age drama about the magic of first love and the misery of first lost, set in 1978: the year 'Grease' hit the big screen.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sentimental, captivating ...
Plot: coming of age, first love, love and romance, family relations, youth, hopes, parents and children, village, leukemia, teenager, teenage love, underage drinking ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
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Keith (2008)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Natalie (Elisabeth Harnois) is high school royalty, but her queen bee status falls apart when she falls for the new guy at school. Although Keith (Jesse McCartney) ignores her at first, they soon become friends -- even though Natalie suspects that ...
Style: psychological, serious, realistic, bad ending, sentimental ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: teenage love, opposites attract, first love, teenagers, teen romance, terminal illness, teenage life, high school, love, romance, fall in love, youth ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
We Were Here: Part 1 (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: "We Were There" follows the 10 year romance between Motoharu Yano (Toma Ikuta) & Nanami Takahashi (Yuriko Yoshitaka). During their high school days, Motoharu Yano was the most popular boy in school, but can't get over the ...
Style: touching, serious, sentimental, sincere
Plot: teenage love, romance, cancer patient, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, separation, old friend, sadness, high school, cityscape, cancer, pigtails ...
Place: hokkaido, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Goodbye Summer (2019)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 67 min.
Story: A timeless teenage romance chronicling an impossible relationship that fights against the advance of a terminal disease.
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, psychological
Plot: fight, first love, best friend, high school sweetheart, terminal illness, secret, friendship between men, high school life, friendship gone bad, school life, declaration of love
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Sky Of Love (2007)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During her freshman year in high school, Mika Tahara (Yui Aragaki) loses her cellular phone, but later finds it in the school library with the help of an unknown caller. Throughout the summer, Mika and the mysterious caller continue to communicate, ...
Style: bad ending, sentimental, romantic, sweet, sincere ...
Plot: first love, high school, friendship, high school student, romance, terminal illness, opposites attract, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenager, love story, relationships, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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