Japanese school movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant japanese school movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, touching, humorous, sentimental, psychological and light films and TV shows about / with japanese school, japanese schoolgirl, schoolgirl, mini skirt, japanese girl, girl wearing a miniskirt, short skirt, japanese teenager, asian school and teenage girl plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Comedy genres shot in Japan, South Korea and other countries.
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japanese school movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as japanese school: L.DK (2014), A Silent Voice (2016), We Love! (2018), My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017), Virgin Snow (2007), Her Love Boils Bathwater (2016), Real Girl (2018), You Are the Apple of My Eye (2018), Survival Family (2016), Orange (2015).

List of japanese school movies

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L.DK (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Aoi Nishimori's parents moved to another city for work, but Aoi didn't want to transfer to a new high school. She stays behind and lives in an apartment by herself. Shusei Kugayama moves in next to Aoi's apartment. Shusei is a very ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, exciting, romantic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, girls' night, teen comedy
Plot: japanese school, high school, jealousy, teacher, school, betrayal, student, japanese girl, asian school, teenage girl, japanese teenager, teenager ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia
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 8.2
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A Silent Voice (2016)
Genre: Animation, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Shouya Ishida starts bullying the new girl in class, Shouko Nishimiya, because she is deaf. But as the teasing continues, the rest of the class starts to turn on Shouya for his lack of compassion. When they leave elementary school, Shouko and Shouya ...
Style: inspirational, touching, sincere, romantic, biting ...
Plot: sign language, friendship, deaf, bullying, japanese school, high school, redemption, disability, deafness, suicide thoughts, single mother, coming of age ...
Place: japan
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 4.8
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We Love! (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Rin, Yuu, Koyomi and Keita are friends in high school who live in the same apartment building. Rin and Yuu like each other, but they don’t tell each other, until Kazuma shows up.
Style: sexy, sentimental, captivating, psychological, touching ...
Plot: japanese school, teenage girl, neighbor, teenager, japanese teenager, high school, classmate, shyness, japanese schoolgirl, couple relations, couples, teen romance ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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My Brother Loves Me Too Much (2017)
Genre: Family, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Setoka Tachibana is a female high school student who has confessed her feelings to other boys 12 times, but has been rebuffed each time. Her older brother Haruka Tachibana cares for his younger sister deeply, but he keeps secret from her that they ...
Style: shoujo, psychological, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative ...
Plot: japanese school, high school, romance, japanese schoolgirl, teenage girl, japanese teenager, teenager, schoolgirl, brother sister relationship, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, friends ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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 6.5
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Virgin Snow (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Min is a Korean boy moves to Japan with his father who is a potter. One day at a local shrine, he meets Nanae, a beautiful Japanese girl with stunning eyes who is aspiring to be a painter. Min falls in love at first sight and finds out that Nanae ...
Style: emotional, realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: japanese school, romance, couples, lovers apart, fall in love, unfulfillment, youth, teenager, disappearance, frustration, drawing, art ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan, asia, kyoto japan, east asia
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Her Love Boils Bathwater (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A terminally ill single mother is determined to reconcile her splintered family.
Style: captivating, sincere, melancholic, disturbing, sentimental ...
Plot: mother daughter relationship, father daughter relationship, bullying, runaway child, terminal illness, bathhouse, japanese school, husband wife relationship, diagnosis, doctor, family dinner, japanese girl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, mount fuji
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 5.7
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Real Girl (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Hikaru Tsutsui is a high school student. He enjoys animation and video games in the virtual world, but he doesn't enjoy his real life. People at his school don't even know he exists. One day, he cleans up the pool at his school with ...
Style: sexy, romanticism, humorous, romantic, sincere ...
Audience: teen drama, teens, teen comedy
Plot: asian school, love, teenager, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage girl, wedding, friend, japanese school, father son relationship, dating, older brother, japanese girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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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
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Survival Family (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A world wide electrical outage occurs. Everything that requires electricity comes to a stop. Tokyo is nearly ruined. Yoshiyuki Suzuki (Fumiyo Kohinata) decides to escape from Tokyo with his family.
Style: humorous, feel good, psychological, light, road movie
Plot: parent child relationship, japanese military, japanese teenager, japanese wife, japanese school, animal cruelty, soldier, power outage, countryside, hunger, water shortage, food shortage ...
Place: tokyo
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Orange (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Naho Takamiya is a 2nd year high school student. During the spring, Naho Takamiya receives a letter sent by herself from 10 years in the future. In the letter, she liked transfer student Kakeru Naruse. Kakeru Naruse carried emotional scars from his ...
Style: psychological, contemplative, humorous, sexy, unusual plot structure
Plot: student, japanese girl, high school, high school crush, friendship, japanese teenager, japanese school, teenage girl, dating, teacher, boy girl relationship, husband wife relationship ...
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Schoolgirl Complex (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: At an all female high school, a senior of the radio club becomes fascinated with the club's newest member. As graduation nears and the summer heat rises, so does the sexual tension between the girls.
Style: unusual plot structure, sexy, sentimental, touching, melancholic ...
Plot: lesbian teen, lesbian, teenage girl, japanese girl, high school, japanese schoolgirl, japanese teenager, crush, japanese school, schoolgirl, lesbian interest, girls' school ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Yarukkya Knight (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Story: Makoto Gousuke has just transferred to a new high school with the intention of being the toughest kid there. Little does he know that there‘s an entire group of toughs who already rule the school, and they‘re all girls! After being humiliated by ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, unusual plot structure, entertaining, sexy ...
Plot: japanese girl, japanese school, teacher, teenage girl, teenager, japanese schoolgirl, high school, japanese teenager, sexuality, society, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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The Tale of Iya (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 169 min.
Story: It was summer when a stranger from Tokyo arrived at “Iya”, where the riches of nature still abound. This young man, named Kudo, was willing to live his new, self-sufficient life. He was exhausted by city life, and believed this beautiful land ...
Style: silent film, contemplative, touching, captivating, exciting
Plot: teenage girl, teenager, japanese girl, school, elementary school, police, schoolgirl, baby, scientist, dancing, dog, teacher ...
Place: tokyo, japan
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 6.5
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Cheerdance (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sport
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Female students, including Hikari Tomonaga, from a high school cheerdance club follow strict instructions from their teacher Kaoruko Saotome. They compete at the USA Cheerdance Championship.
Plot: school, performance, coach, competition, teacher, japanese school, teenager, boss, criticism, rehearsal, girl, teenage girl ...
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Close Range Love (2014)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A smart high school student falls in love with her English teacher after she receives one-on-one tutoring from him.
Style: dorama, captivating, melancholic, bleak, disturbing
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: teacher student relationship, unrequited love, teacher student romance, love, english teacher, japanese schoolgirl, high school romance, gossip, lie, japanese school, age difference, schoolgirl ...
Place: japan
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The Disappearance of Haruhi Suzumiya (2010)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 162 min.
Story: It is mid-december, and SOS Brigade chief Haruhi Suzumiya announces that the Brigade is going to hold a Christmas party in their clubroom, with Japanese hotpot for dinner. The brigade members Kyon, Yuki Nagato, Mikuru Asahina and Itsuki Koizumi ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: christmas, high school, time travel, danger, save the day, space and aliens, alternate dimension, adventure, imaginary, youth, rescue, teenage life ...
Time: 90s, future, 2010s, year 1999, 1990s
Place: japan, asia
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Tag (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Female highs school students, including Mitsuko, Keiko and Izumi, become the targets of ghosts with various appearances including a groom with a pig's face and female teacher with a machine gun.
Style: enigmatic, suspense, tense, captivating, asian horror ...
Plot: murder, massacre, mass murder, japanese girl, girl, school shooting, japanese school, surrealism, death, danger, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
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The Anthem of the Heart (2017)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Jun is a girl whose words have been sealed away so that she cannot hurt anyone with them. But, one day, she is nominated to become an executive member of the "community outreach council." On top of that, Jun is also appointed to play the ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, buddy movie, sincere, uplifting ...
Audience: teens, teen drama, family outing
Plot: school club, teenage girl, friend, grandfather grandson relationship, cheating, following someone, mother daughter relationship, school play, mascot, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, grandmother grandson relationship, family dinner ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Nisekoi: False Love (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Raku Ichijo (Kento Nakajima) is an only son and a high school student. His father is the leader of yakuza group Shuei-gumi. Raku Ichijo doesn't like to fight and he studies hard. His dream is to become a public official. One day, he passes the ...
Style: captivating, light, entertaining, romantic
Plot: schoolgirl, high school, yakuza, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love affair, shakespeare's romeo and juliet, teenage love, love and romance, romantic relationship, japanese school, couple relations, fall in love ...
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Mix: Meisei Story (2019)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Romance, Sport
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Because of the legend left by Tatsuya Uesugi, Meisei Academy High School was well-known for their strong baseball team. But 26 years after their glory, the team has not been able to keep their record and has since lost their fame. Two stepbrothers, ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: romance, baseball, school, brother brother relationship, friendship, father son relationship, friendship between men, parent child relationship, high school life, couple relations, athlete's life, baseball coach ...
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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 ...
Style: sentimental, humorous, light, entertaining, sweet
Plot: school, love, boy girl friendship, love triangle, unrequited love, romantic friendship, school life, japanese teenager, high school sweetheart, high school life, lie, friendship ...
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The Perfect World of Kai (2007)
Genre: Animation, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Amamiya Shu transfers to Moriwaki elementary filled with hope and ambition. But it doesn't take long before he gets picked on by the class bullies, and gets involved in a dare to play the mysterious piano in the forest. Igniting his meeting ...
Style: sincere, disturbing, thought provoking, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: talent, musical instrument, friendship, forest, friendship between boys, grand piano, teacher student relationship, rivalry, japanese school, children, friend, piano ...
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Liverleaf (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story follows Nozaki Haruka, a middle school student who transfers to a new school in a small town because of her father's work. Unfortunately, she becomes a victim of horrific bullying, but since the school will be closing in 2 months ...
Style: slasher, tense, psychological, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: revenge, school, murder, bullying, brutality, violence, arson, danger, newcomer, novice, society, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Yamada-kun and the Seven Witches (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shiraishi Urara is the top student in her school. One day, due to an accidental kiss, Urara finds herself in the body of the school delinquent, Yamada Ryuu! In trying to switch back to their own bodies, Urara and Ryuu discover that kissing causes ...
Style: feel good, humorous, captivating, absurd
Plot: love and romance, magical, supernatural ability, witchcraft, kiss, harem, supernatural power, obsessive quest, boarding school, adventure, body swapping, school ...
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Lesson of the Evil (2012)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A popular high school teacher concocts an extreme plan to deal with the rise of bullying and bad behavior among the student body.
Style: disturbing, rough, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Plot: high school, psychopath, serial killer, under the surface, breaking point, power relations, deadly, crimes, teachers and students, massacre, mystery, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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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 ...
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The Cat Returns (2002)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Haru, a schoolgirl bored by her ordinary routine, saves the life of an unusual cat and suddenly her world is transformed beyond anything she ever imagined. The Cat King rewards her good deed with a flurry of presents, including a very shocking ...
Style: feel good, sweet, humorous, fairy tale, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, prince, cat, adventure, talking cat, rescue, human animal relationship, friendship, mischievous children, family relations, disorder, magic ...
Place: japan, tokyo
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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
Plot: romance, love, invention, friendship, school, love and romance, friendship between teens, middle school, crush, romantic friendship, science and technology, young love ...
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A Hole In My Panty (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: Three aimless kids at a seaside high school have just one goal this summer break: to shed the virgin tag. One day, they rescue a pretty girl named Narumi by chance. Immediately smitten, Narumi makes it the summer to remember for the boys.
Style: sexy
Plot: virgin, mini skirt, white panties, bra, leg, bikini, mother daughter relationship, sexuality, orgasm, bikini girl, rejection, dream ...
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Saimon & Tada Takashi (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: High school senior Saimon is headed for college, and his buddy Tada Takashi will take over his family's factory. Takashi is fed up with being surrounded by guys and heads off with Saimon on a journey to find the love of his life. Takashi goes ...
Plot: coming of age, high school, friend, japanese man, graduation, japanese school, asian school
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