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HaNaYaMaTa (2014)
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HaNaYaMaTa (2014)
Original name: ハナヤマタ
Genre: Animation
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Naru is a high school girl who is average in every way. She loves fairy tale heroines, though she’s never had the courage to escape her ordinary life. One day, she sees Hannah, a transfer student, dancing in the moonlit and becomes inspired to learn Yosakoi dancing.
Style: seinen, humorous, feel good, entertaining
Plot: friendship, school club, dancing, school, school life, high school life, dance performance, love, first love, harem, friends, love and romance, everyday life, boy girl friendship, friendship between girls, art, middle school, slice of life

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, feel good, light and captivating films and TV series with plots about friendship, high school life, school, school life, slice of life, high school and friends mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like HaNaYaMaTa: Is the Order a Rabbit? (2014), mm! (2010), Senryu Girl (2019), Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (2016), My Big Sister Arrived (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
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Story: Hitori Bocchi suffers from extreme social anxiety, she's not good at talking to people, takes pretty extreme actions, is surprisingly adept at avoiding people, her legs cramp when she overexerts herself, gets full of herself when alone, will ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous
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Is the Order a Rabbit? (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
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Story: Kokoa Hoto is a positive and energetic girl who becomes friends with anyone in just three seconds. After moving in with the Kafuu family in order to attend high school away from home, she immediately befriends the shy and precocious granddaughter of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, light, humorous
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mm! (2010)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: There are twisted tales and twisted tales, but few are as twisted as poor Sado's, who's just realized that he actually likes being made miserable. Of course, knowing that only makes him more miserable, which in turn... well, you get the ...
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Place: japan
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Senryu Girl (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 12 min.
TV show
Story: At first glance Yukishiro Nanako seems like a normal high school girl, but she has a notable eccentricity: instead of speaking, she communicates only through written senryu poetry! This means she expresses herself only in 5-7-5 syllables. To most ...
Style: captivating, touching, humorous, light, absurd
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Tanaka-kun is Always Listless (2016)
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Duration: 24 min.
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Story: This unconventional, surrealist comedy follows an exhausted high school boy who, despite multiple attempts from his friends, still manages to spectacularly... sleep. Much to the chagrin of the energetic (at times bossy) Oota, Tanaka is often found ...
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Time: contemporary
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My Big Sister Arrived (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
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Story: Tomoya’s father remarries to another woman, giving him a stepsister, Ichika. However Ichika is 17-years old and has completely fallen in love with her stepbrother who is only 13!! Families will collide in the most unusual fashion this season, in ...
Style: seinen, light, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Audience: teens
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How Clumsy you are, Miss Ueno. (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 15 min.
TV show
Story: Ueno may be the president of the science club at her junior high and a genius inventor, but she still can’t figure out how to confess to her crush, Tanaka! Can she find a way to give her heart what it truly yearns for?
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, captivating
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School Rumble (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
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Story: While there is a decided lack of rumble in School Rumble, there’s more hilarious humdingers than any single dinger can hum… Look that one up! And while there is a truck full of pigs, a giraffe, flying saucers and crazy dream sequences, none of ...
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O Maidens In Your Savage Season (2019)
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A Good Librarian Like a Good Shepherd (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
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Duration: 23 min.
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Celestial Method (2014)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
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Tamako Market (2013)
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Story: Tamako Market is a Japanese anime television series produced by Kyoto Animation and directed by Naoko Yamada. The series aired in Japan between January 10 and March 28, 2013. The anime has been licensed in North America by Sentai Filmworks.
Style: seinen, light, captivating, feel good, humorous
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