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Kôhan Kawauchi (1920–2008)

Poet, lyricist, novelist, scriptwriter and comic writer Kawauchi joined Toho Film Company in 1941 as a scene shifter. In 1952 he scripted his first script and from 1955 he collaborated actively with the film industry, firstly for Shin Toho and later for all the six "majors". In February of 1958 his most popular character appeared on TV: "Gekko ... See full bio »

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 1994 Mayu wo tsukuru onna (TV Movie) (novel)
 1982 Moon Mask Rider (screenplay) / (story)
 1972 Ai no senshi Reinbôman (TV Series) (creator)
 1970 Sakariba nagashi uta: Shinjuku no onna (based on the novel by)
 1966 Hone made aishite (story and adaptation)
 1966 Tokyo Drifter
 1961 Dare yori mo dare yori mo kimi o aisu (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Jigoku ni makkana hana ga kaku (screenplay) / (story)
 1961 Koi ni inochi o (novel)
 1960 Dare yori mo kimi o aisu (story)
 1960 Kyôsaitô sôsai ni eikô are (story and screenplay)
 1959 The Challenging Ghost (story)
 1959 Nana-iro kamen (TV Series) (creator)
 1959 The Monster Gorilla (story)
 1959 Senjô no nadeshiko (writer)
 1958 Gekkô kamen (TV Series) (creator) / (main writer)
 1957 The Depths (screenplay)
 1956 Yôun Satomi kaikyoden (script)
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Yasunori Kawauchi

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