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Nobunaga Concerto (2014)
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Nobunaga Concerto (2014)
Original name: 信長協奏曲
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Saburo is a high school student good in sports, but not very good with his studies. One day, Saburo travels back in time and arrives in the Sengoku period of 1549. There, Saburo meets Nobunaga Oda who looks and sounds just like Saburo. Nobunaga Oda is the son of a warlord and magistrate of the lower Owari Province. Nobunaga Oda though is physically weak and he asks Saburo to take his place. Then, Saburo as Nobunaga Oda attempts to unify the country of Japan.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining
Plot: time travel, time traveler, emperor, empire, adventure, samurai, time loop, sent to the past, time jump, political intrigue, chinese emperor, changing the past or future, political unrest, generation gap, switching bodies, intergenerational friendship, samurai era

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, humorous, light and exciting films and TV series with plots about time travel, time traveler, adventure, sent to the past, changing the past or future, time machine and time jump mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Comedy genres. Some movies like Nobunaga Concerto: Joy of Life (2019), Time Traveling Bong (2016), Time After Time (2017), Tales from the Loop (2020), Mr. Queen (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Joy of Life (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Zhang Qing, a present-day college student in culture and history major wants to study in professor Ye's postgraduate class, so he decides to write a historical fiction to elaborate his perspective of analyzing ancient literature history with ...
Style: exciting, captivating
Plot: political intrigue, time traveler, royal family, palace intrigue, secret agents, revenge, spy, martial artist, prince, royal palace, fantasy world, love at first sight ...
Place: ancient china
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Time Traveling Bong (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Jeff and Sharee were caught in a rut – until they happened upon a bong capable of transporting them to any time or place. Now, they're on a kush-fueled adventure through some of the biggest events in history.
Style: captivating, psychedelic, absurd, humorous, entertaining
Plot: time travel, stoners, bong, drugs, escapades, drug addiction, drugs/alcohol, nothing goes right, marijuana, drug trip, wrong place wrong time, pot smoking ...
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I Don't Want To Be Friends With You (2020)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
TV show
Story: A high school student time travels 20 years earlier to meet her mother in her younger days. Li Jinbu and her mom have always leaned on each other. A magical journey brings Li Jinbu 20 years earlier where she meets her mother Li Qingtong and they ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining
Plot: time travel, mother daughter relationship, sent to the past, best friends, intergenerational friendship, relationships, mother and daughter, time traveler, friends, generation, back in time, changing the past or future ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Time After Time (2017)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of young H.G. Wells and his time machine.
Style: serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Plot: time travel, serial killer, murder, time machine, love, danger, jack the ripper, fish out of water, time traveler, alternate timeline, alternate reality, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Tales from the Loop (2020)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the town and people who live above “The Loop,” a machine built to unlock and explore the mysteries of the universe – making things possible that were previously relegated only to science fiction.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, visually appealing, anthology, futuristic ...
Plot: body swapping, time travel, supernatural, research laboratory, parents and children, search, disappearance, mystery, society, time traveler, time jump, science ...
Place: ohio
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Mr. Queen (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: In the present day, Jang Bong Hwan works as a chef at the President's Blue House. She has a free spirit, but her spirit somehow finds its way into the body of Queen Kim So Yong in the Joseon period. King Cheol Jong has secrets. He seems like a ...
Style: entertaining, touching, sweet, romantic, captivating
Plot: joseon dynasty, gender bending, body swapping, queen, time travel, royal palace, royal family, love, king, husband wife relationship, intrigue, time traveler ...
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62%
The Exotic Time Machine II: Forbidden Encounters (2000)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In an attempt to protect their time-traveling program, chuck and Melissa must travel the timeline to plant special beacons which will sabotage any effort to steal technology. Along the way our travelers meet and "mingle" with some of ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, futuristic
Plot: back in time, sent to the past, time traveler, showdown, escapades, time loop, historical character, changing the past or future, time machine, time jump, historical figure, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Summer Time Machine Blues (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A light hearted comedy following a group of friends in a science-fiction club, who spend their summer holidays fooling around at their club house, have a mission to go back into time, using a time machine that appeared out of nowhere, in order to ...
Style: psychotronic, humorous, light, captivating
Plot: time travel, friendship between men, remote control, time traveler, friendship, friend, scientist, time machine, altering history, pet dog, summer, male friendship ...
Place: japan
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59%
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Quantum Leap (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, witty, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, time machine, adventure, impersonating, fish out of water, sent to the past, getting home, experiment gone awry, partners, hologram, hopes ...
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Place: usa
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58%
The Ministry of Time (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
Story: A soldier from the 15th century, a university student from the 19th century and a nurse from the present join the secret 'Department of Time', a secret department within the Spanish government with the ability to travel through time. Their ...
Style: suspense, light, intense, feel good
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57%
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Riley Rewind (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
TV show
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Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
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Time: 21st century
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Lifeline (2017)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
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Style: tense, suspense, futuristic, non-linear, exciting ...
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Life on Mars (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 65 min.
TV show
Story: While investigating a serial murder case, Han Tae Joo gets into an incident. When he wakes up, he finds himself back in 1987. To get back to his present world, he must solve the murder case.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: time travel, murder, police investigation, investigation, homicide detective, crime investigation, time jump, police detective, sent to the past, fighting crime, murder investigation, crimes ...
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An Optical Illusion - Interval (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Spain
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Style: humorous, tense, captivating
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Genre: Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
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Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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TV show
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TV show
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Ripped (2017)
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TV show
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Place: usa, new york
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45%
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Country: Sweden
Duration: 44 min.
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40%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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40%
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Jin (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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TV show
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Drama series depicts the conflicts and struggles between a cold-hearted female teacher and her students over a one school year period.
Style: humorous, captivating
Plot: school, generation gap, teacher, instructor, middle school, teacher student relationship, school teacher, student, classroom, education
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, captivating, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
For You in Full Blossom (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Hanazakari no Kimitachi e: Ikemen Paradise, also known as Ike-para, is a Japanese drama produced by Fuji Television and first aired on July 3, 2007. It is based on the comic by Hisaya Nakajo, published in English as Hana-Kimi. Filming locations ...
Style: light, emotional, inspirational, humorous, talky
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Place: japan
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38%
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Seven Days (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: "Ever wish you could live your last week all over again? Well, my name's Frank B. Parker, and I do it all the time. I work for a secret government project experimenting in time travel. When things really get screwed up, I'm the guinea ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
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Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Long Story Short (2021)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
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