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Meet John Doe

Meet John Doe(1941)

Also Known As: The Life and Death of John Doe | The Life of John Doe |

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Brief Synopsis

A reporter's fraudulent story turns a tramp into a national hero and makes him a pawn of big business.

Cast & Crew

Frank Capra Director
Gary Cooper John Doe, assumed name of Long John Willoughby
Barbara Stanwyck Ann Mitchell
Edward Arnold D. B. Norton
Walter Brennan The "Colonel"
Spring Byington Mrs. Mitchell
James Gleason [Henry] Connell
Gene Lockhart Mayor Lovett
Rod La Rocque Ted Sheldon
Regis Toomey Bert [Hansen]
J. Farrell MacDonald "Sourpuss" [Smithers]
Warren Hymer Angelface
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Additional Details

MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  Concurrent Hollywood and New York premieres: 12 Mar 1941
Release Date:  1941 Production Date:  none available
2/90. Commercial print.
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  Warner Bros. Pictures, Inc.
Sound:  Mono (RCA Sound System) Production Co:  Frank Capra Productions, Inc.
Duration(mins):  123, 125 or 129 Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  11,109    
Duration(reels):  14    

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  • One of the Greats!

    Alice 2014-08-06

    This is one of those films which exemplifies the word, classic. We can watch a true classic movie over and over and over again through the years, and learn... MORE>

  • Meet John Doe

    Megan A 2012-12-03

    This is in my top 5 films of all times! I never tire of watching it! Priceless! MORE>

  • Meet John Doe

    Dashiell Barnes 2012-09-24

    An underrated classic from Capra. Cooper & Stanwyck give good performances, as do Brennan & Arnold in the supporting roles. Even with fascism in... MORE>