The Best Movies and Series to Watch in October

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Hollywood Heartthrobs Through the Years

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The Best New and Upcoming Horror

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 1966 Mr. Greenhorn (screenplay)
 1961 Love Old and New (screenplay)
 1961 Onnamai
 1959 Hiroi ten
 1959 Hashi
 1955 Ejima Ikushima (adaptation)
 1955 Next Door to Happiness (screenplay)
 1954 Seishun zenki
 1954 What Is Your Name? Part III (screenplay)
 1954 Hi no ataru ie (screenplay)
 1953 What Is Your Name? Part II (screenplay)
 1953 Shojoyuki (screenplay)
 1953 Sono imôto (screenplay)
 1953 Onna dake no kokoro (Short)
 1952 Jôka (screenplay)
 1952 Midori no kaze (screenplay)
 1952 Hana yakana yakei (screenplay)
 1951 Aware hitozuma (screenplay)
 1951 Junpaku no yoru (screenplay)
 1951 Utsukushii koyomi (screenplay)
 1951 Zakuzaku musume (screenplay)
 1950 Mittsu no kekkon (screenplay)
 1949 Kekkon sanjûshi (screenplay)
 1943 Aiki minami e tobu (writer)
 1940 Aizen tsubaki
 1939 Shunrai (screenplay)
 1938 Mother and Child (screenplay)
 1936 Ano michi kono michi (screenplay)
 1936 Hirenge (screenplay)
 1935 Yotamono to wakafûfu (screenplay) / (story)
 1935 Maihime no koyomi (screenplay)
 1934 Machi no bôfû (script)
 1934 Yotamono to hanayome (screenplay) / (story)
 1933 Hatsukoi no haru (script)
 1933 Sôbô (screenplay)
 1933 Riso no otto (script)
 1933 Yotamono to kaisuiyoku (screenplay) / (story)
 1933 Yotamono to kyakusenbi (screenplay) / (story)
 1933 Seidon (script)
 1933 Shima no musume (screenplay)
 1933 Yotamono to geisha (screenplay) / (story)
 1932 Yotamono to endan (screenplay) / (story)
 1932 Depâto no himegimi (original story)
 1931 Reijô to yotamono (story)
 1930 Ai wa chikara da (original story) / (screenplay)
 1930 Shimai-hen: Haha (screenplay)
 1930 Fukeiki jidai (Short) (screenplay)
 1929 Haha (writer)
 1929 Chichi no negai (Short) (dialogue)
 1929 Renbo kouta (adaptation)
 1929 Jinsei no uramichi (adapt) / (screenplay)
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