Movies and TV shows like Rewrite

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Rewrite (2016)
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Rewrite (2016)
Original name: リライト
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Green City Kazamatsuri is a city built on the ideal of a harmonious relationship between civilization and environment.. However, the peaceful Kazamatsuri will soon be faced with its annual commotion, the Harvest Festa at the turn of the year. It's an event that is much like a massive school festival, and Tennoji Kotaro decides to head out to research topics for his articles. It's an easy decision for him, because the town is filled with rumors about unidentified creature sightings and various other occult occurrences. At the same time, strange things start happening to Kotaro himself.
Style: atmospheric, bad ending, suspenseful, intense
Plot: school, romance, sadness, friendship, self discovery, good versus evil, team, supernatural power, society, superhuman, teenage life, monster, supernatural, sad ending, supernatural ability, destiny, danger, showdown, mission, rescue, culture clash, unlikely couple

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about supernatural, supernatural ability, romance, friendship, school, teenage life and adventure mostly in Animation, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Rewrite: Gleipnir (2020), Fate/stay night (2006), Sailor Moon (1992), Mr Love: Queen's Choice (2020), Magical Warfare (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gleipnir (2020)
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Duration: 24 min.
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Fate/stay night (2006)
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Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens
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Place: japan, asia
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Sailor Moon (1992)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: One day, Usagi Tsukino, clumsy 2nd-year middle school student (8th grader), stumbles upon a talking cat named Luna. Luna tells her that she is destined to be Sailor Moon, "champion of love and justice", and she must search for the fabled ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, epic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: friendship, superhero, save the world, good versus evil, princess, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, school, rivalry, supernatural ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Mr Love: Queen's Choice (2020)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Romance
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TV show
Story: A girl inherits a company that is almost bankrupt from her late father. Lacking the funds, she must now become the producer herself in order to save the company from collapse. During her work, she meets four boys—financial expert Zen, the idol ...
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Magical Warfare (2014)
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Takeshi Nanase is an ordinary high school boy who has a somewhat dark past. One day, he comes across a girl named Mui Aiba, in a uniform he has never seen before, collapsed on the school campus. This encounter changes his destiny completely. She ...
Style: entertaining, romantic, captivating
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where magic is not a fairy tale but has existed for one hundred years siblings Tatsuya and Miyuki Shiba prepare to begin their studies at the elite Private Magic University Affiliated High School (Magic High School for short). Entering on ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: teens
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TV show
Story: A girl in London encounters a cafe that opens only at night, which stands on the boundary of the worlds of humans and shadows.
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Mischief of the Gods (2014)
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Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Yui Kusanagi is ordered by Zeus, a god and the headmaster of a school he created, to teach the meaning of love to young and handsome gods. The reason he has for doing this is to cancel the negative effects of the weakening bond between the world of ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sailor Moon Crystal (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Usagi Tsukino is chosen to be a guardian of justice and is sent on a quest to locate a Silver Crystal before the Dark Kingdom invades the Earth.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.2
 1K
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3K
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Country: Japan
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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63%
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62%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.5
 1K
Tokyo Ravens (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
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Story: Tsuchimikado Harutora was born into a prestigious Onmyoji family, but he can't see "spirit energy". Therefore, he's been enjoying a peaceful daily life with his friends at an Onmyo branch school. One day, his childhood friend ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.9
 12K
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Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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61%
 5.5
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TV show
Story: Earth faces an unprecedented threat from an invasion by the mysterious Kiseichuu. The Kiseichuu feed on human sexual energy, also known as “H-energy,” and weaken the human population. High school student Retto Enjo is a member of the hero group ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.7
 327
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Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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