Slice of life movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant slice of life movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, humorous, entertaining, light, semi serious and feel good films and TV shows about / with slice of life, friendship, high school, school, high school life, friends, teenage life, romance, teenager and teenage love plots mostly in Animation, Comedy and Drama genres shot in Japan, Canada, Denmark and other countries.
slice of life
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slice of life movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as slice of life: Ride Your Wave (2019), March Comes in Like a Lion (2016), Barakamon (2014), Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017), Himouto! Umaru-chan (2015), Mitsuboshi Colors (2018), YuruYuri: Happy Go Lily (2011), Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out! (2020), The Eccentric Family (2013), Super Cub (2021).

List of slice of life movies

Ride Your Wave (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Hinako is a surf-loving college student who has just moved to a small seaside town. When a sudden fire breaks out at her apartment building, she is rescued by Minato, a handsome firefighter, and the two soon fall in love. Just as they become ...
Style: touching, sweet, romantic, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: love, beach, firefighter, slice of life, tragedy, surfing, fire, romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love and romance, relationships, afterlife ...
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March Comes in Like a Lion (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Rei is a 17-year old professional shōgi player, who lives by himself, not having a real family, and has scarcely any friends. Among his acquaintances is a family, which consists of a young woman, Akari, and two young girls, Hinata and Momo, and who ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, captivating, adult animation ...
Plot: slice of life, depression, dysfunctional family, competition, high school life, coming of age, tournament, bullying, everyday life, game, family, sister sister relationship ...
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 8.2
 4K
Barakamon (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: After punching a famous curator in the face for criticizing his work as "textbook and lifeless," Handa Seishuu is sent to Gotō Island to calm his nerves and find new inspiration for his calligraphy. Growing up in the city all his life, ...
Style: light, touching, humorous, inspirational, sweet ...
Plot: slice of life, painter, remote village, village life, intergenerational friendship, re-education, everyday life, friendship, neighbor neighbor relationship, island, changing lives, society ...
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Miss Kobayashi's Dragon Maid (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kobayashi lives alone in an apartment, until one day, Tooru appeared and they ended up living together. Tooru looks down on humans as inferior and foolish, but having been saved by Kobayashi-san, she does everything she can to repay the debt and ...
Style: feel good, stylized, funny, sincere, light ...
Plot: everyday life, dragon, maid, magic, female protagonist, magical, slice of life, transformation, friend, high school friend, supernatural, sexual fantasy ...
Place: japan
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Himouto! Umaru-chan (2015)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Umaru is a renowned beautiful 16-year-old girl in town, living with her elder brother Taihei. She acts a perfect sister with a kind heart, intelligence and popularity, who everybody admires. So who would believe how true Umaru is at home? Sleeping, ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, sweet, seinen ...
Plot: double life, laziness, sister, slice of life, hamster, brother sister relationship, high school, female friendship, school, friendship, friends, siblings ...
Place: japan
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Mitsuboshi Colors (2018)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Residing within Tokyo’s district of Ueno are the Colors, three individuals who protect their city by performing good deeds and aiding their community. Or, at the very least, they pretend to be the city’s defenders. In reality, the Colors are ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, semi serious, funny, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: slice of life, friendship, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, adventure, mischievous children, child, child protagonist, cat, children, girlfriend, animal human communication, human animal relationship ...
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YuruYuri: Happy Go Lily (2011)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: On her first day attending the all-girls Nanamori Middle School in Takaoka, Toyama Akaza Akari oversleeps, to be awakened by her one-year-senior childhood friends: the level-headed Funami Yui and the often self-centered Toshinou Kyouko. Planning on ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, light
Plot: slice of life, school, school club, middle school, teenage life, teenager, teenage love, classmate classmate relationship, teenage sexuality, girlfriend, friends, lifestyle ...
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Uzaki-chan Wants to Hang Out! (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shinichi Sakurai’s one wish is for a little peace and quiet. But Hana Uzaki — his boisterous, well-endowed underclassman — has other plans. All she wants is to hang out and poke fun at him. With the help of her chipper charm and peppy ...
Style: ecchi, emotional, light, touching, feel good ...
Plot: slice of life, romance, introvert, college student, student, teen romance, college life, teenage life, teenage love, love and romance, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle ...
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The Eccentric Family (2013)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In Kyoto, humans and supernatural creatures live side-by-side. Soichiro Shimogamo used to be the head of tanuki society, but without warning one day he was made into tanuki stew, and no one knows how it happened. He left four sons behind who all ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating
Plot: slice of life, japanese mythology, anthropomorphism, matriarch, brother brother relationship, widow, dead father, family relations, uncover truth, shapeshifting, twin brother, death of father ...
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 7.4
 322
Super Cub (2021)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Koguma is a high school girl in Yamanashi. She has no parents, friends, or hobbies, and her daily life is empty. One day, Koguma gets a used Honda Super Cub motorcycle. This is her first time going to school on a motorcycle. Running out of gas and ...
Style: sincere, captivating
Plot: slice of life, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, loneliness, motorcyclist, girlfriend, schoolgirl, teenager, friendship, social problems, friends, teenage life, adolescence ...
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Honey and Clover (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Yuuta Takemoto is a poor college student who lives in a dilapidated apartment building with his two friends, Shinobu Morita and Takumi Mayama. The series chronicles the students' story as they struggle through life and love.
Style: captivating, sentimental, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: slice of life, friendship, romance, coming of age, fall in love, love triangle, unrequited love, student life, everyday life, youth, lifestyle, unfulfilled love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: tokyo, japan
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Hitori Bocchi no Marumaru Seikatsu (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
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
Plot: slice of life, friendship, high school life, school, introvert, friend, middle school, high school friend, schoolboy, lifestyle, schoolgirl, friends ...
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 7.4
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Kakushigoto (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Kakushi Gotou is a somewhat popular manga artist whose works are known for inappropriate content. Because of this raunchiness, when his daughter Hime was born, he vowed to keep his profession hidden from her, believing that she will be disillusioned ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, sentimental, manga ...
Plot: slice of life, father daughter relationship, parenting, secret, painter, care, father and daughter, single father, job
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 7.2
 789
Handa-kun (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Set six years prior to the events of Barakamon, detailing the life of Seishuu Handa as a high school student—and a very interesting life it is. In Handa-kun, Seishuu Handa is admired by his peers as a calligraphy genius and given the utmost ...
Style: humorous, sweet, light, inspirational
Plot: school, slice of life, art, stereotypes, high school life, friendship, painter, genius, grownups, intergenerational friendship, high school, calligraphy
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 8.1
 8K
Horimiya (2021)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: A secret life is the one thing they have in common. At school, Hori is a prim and perfect social butterfly, but the truth is she’s a brash homebody. Meanwhile, under a gloomy facade, Miyamura hides a gentle heart, along with piercings and tattoos. ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, light
Plot: romance, couple relations, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage life, love, teenage girl, relationships, teenager, teen romance, high school student, first love, love affair ...
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 6.9
 1K
Blend S (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: High school girl Maika Sakuranomiya has trouble finding a part-time job because of how scary she looks when smiling. However, she is scouted one day by an Italian man who is also the manager of Stile, a café where its waitresses are given unique ...
Style: humorous, touching, entertaining, captivating, unusual plot structure
Plot: slice of life, waitress, cafeteria, friendship, workplace situations, rich and poor, strong female lead, ambition, coworker relationship, supportive coworker, family relations, love and romance ...
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Rent-a-Girlfriend (2020)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: In today’s Japan, "rental" services can deliver an afternoon with a "friend," a "parent," even a fake girlfriend! Kinoshita Kazuya is a 20-year-old failure of a college student. He managed to kiss his girlfriend once, ...
Style: ecchi, humorous, touching, feel good, light ...
Plot: harem, student, school, slice of life, romance, college student, teenage life, love and romance, jealousy, high school life, teenage love, love affair ...
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 7.8
 5K
Hyouka (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Oreki Houtarou is a minimalistic high school boy. One day, he joins the Classic Literature Club at his elder sister's request. There he meets Chitanda Eru, Fukube Satoshi, and Ibara Mayaka. Chitanda is a calm beautiful girl but she turns into ...
Style: captivating, touching, romantic, light
Audience: kids
Plot: amateur detective, romance, slice of life, high school, mystery, literature, school club, conversation, art, secret identity, private investigation, investigation ...
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Tamako Love Story (2014)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Devoted to her family’s rice-cake–making business and the high school baton club, Tamako is a little slow when it comes to love. She’s oblivious to her childhood friend Mochizo’s affections, even though all their friends know. With ...
Style: sweet, romantic, feel good, touching
Plot: slice of life, young love, teenage love, best friends in love, coming of age, classmate, childhood friend, family relations, teenage boy, shyness, adolescence, unrequited love ...
Place: japan
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O Maidens In Your Savage Season (2019)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The girls in a high school literature club do a little icebreaker to get to know each other: answering the question, "What's one thing you want to do before you die?" One of the girls blurts out, "Sex." Little do they know, ...
Style: humorous, sexy, entertaining, feel good, ecchi ...
Plot: romance, literature, slice of life, sexual humor, school, jealousy, high school life, art, coming of age, school club, friendship, bullying ...
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 7.5
 6K
6teen (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: 6teen is a Canadian animated sitcom, which premiered in Canada in 2004 on Teletoon. In the USA, 6teen first premiered on Nickelodeon on December 18, 2005 and was removed from the schedule on May 13, 2006. 6teen was previously aired on The N in ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sitcom, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: kids
Plot: teenager, slice of life, friendship, shopping mall, friends, buddies, teenage life, best friends, longing, youth, teenage boy, giant ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: canada
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The Pet Girl of Sakurasou (2012)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Sakura Dormitory is a dorm of the high school affiliated with Suimei University of the Arts (often shortened as Suiko), which hosts the strangest, most trouble-making students. After being kicked out of the normal dorm for keeping a stray cat, ...
Style: touching, entertaining, humorous, stylized, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friends, high school life, teenage love, couple relations, love triangle, everyday life, friendship, youth, teenage life, couples, dormitory, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
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 7.1
 401
Nyan Koi! (2009)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: Nyan Koi! is a manga created by Sato Fujiwara. It started serialization on Flex Comix's free web comic FlexComix Blood on August 10, 2007. An anime adaptation premiered on October 1, 2009 in Japan. North American anime distributor Section23 ...
Style: not serious, humorous, ecchi, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: high school, cat, slice of life, transformation, curse, supernatural, youth, disorder, teenage love, teenage life, animal life, desire ...
Place: japan, asia
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Long Story Short (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film follows a group of friends and their highs and lows in pursuit of romantic redemption. It takes place over three years and is divided into eight parties : New Year's Eve, one housewarming, Midsummer, a wedding, a surprise party, a name ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, sincere, captivating
Plot: group of friends, friendship, love affair, slice of life, husband wife relationship, motherhood, love interest, on off relationship, lesbian couple, married man, widower, lesbian ...
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The Unspeakable Act (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 17-year-old Jackie is in distress as her older brother Matthew gets his first girlfriend and prepares for college. Though Matthew does not share her incestuous desire, Jackie fights the intrusion of reality on her idyllic childhood world
Style: captivating, psychological, thought provoking
Plot: incest, coming of age, incestuous desire, loneliness, brother sister relationship, single mother, teenager, jealousy, house party, mother daughter relationship, friendship, filmmaking ...
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 6.8
 157
Amanchu! (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The hyperactive teenage scuba diver, Hikari Kohinata, lives in a small town near the sea. On her first day of high school she meets the shy transfer student, Futaba Oki, who is struggling to find a place after moving away from Tokyo. Hikari takes ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, psychological, disturbing, entertaining ...
Plot: slice of life, scuba diving, school club, introvert, satire, friends, sea, friendship, spring break, teenager, changing lives, diving ...
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Please Tell Me! Galko-chan (2016)
Genre: Animation, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 8 min.
TV show
Story: Three high school girls with different perspectives discuss the kinds of secrets you can't tell boys.
Style: captivating, satirical, entertaining
Plot: slice of life, high school, high school life, female protagonist, schoolgirl, best friends, high school friends, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, friends, teenage life, teenage girl, satire ...
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My Dress-Up Darling (2022)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Wakana Gojo is a high school boy who wants to become a kashirashi--a master craftsman who makes traditional Japanese Hina dolls. Though he's gung-ho about the craft, he knows nothing about the latest trends, and has a hard time fitting in with ...
Style: erotic, ecchi, satirical, entertaining, semi serious ...
Plot: romance, school, adolescence, schoolgirl, slice of life, cosplay, love story, teenage love, high school student, opposites attract, romantic relationship, teenage life ...
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A Centaur's Life (2017)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Kimihara Himeno, also known as "Hime," goes about her life, love, and studies just like any ordinary high school girl. The only difference is that she's a centaur. She enjoys her school life along with classmates of many unique ...
Style: funny, feel good, captivating, light, entertaining ...
Plot: slice of life, centaur, magical creature, supernatural being, mythical creature, life, schoolboy, friends, creature, school, friendship, humour ...
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 8.6
 28K
Mob Psycho 100 (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Shigeo Kageyama, a.k.a. "Mob," is a boy who has trouble expressing himself, but who happens to be a powerful esper. Mob is determined to live a normal life and keeps his ESP suppressed, but when his emotions surge to a level of 100%, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, light, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: extrasensory perception, supernatural, telekinesis, school, ghost, super powers, super strength, mentor, psychic, slice of life, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, supernatural power ...
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