Meet John Doe

by Frank Capra 2h2min United States 1941
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Film details

Meet John Doe
by Frank Capra

A man needing money agrees to impersonate a nonexistent person who said he'd be committing suicide as a protest, and a political movement begins.

Status of the VoD copy

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  • Gary Cooper : John Doe
  • Barbara Stanwyck : Ann Mitchell
  • Edward Arnold : D.B Norton
  • Walter Brennan : Le colonel
  • And with: James Gleason, Spring Byington, Gene Lockhart, Rod La Rocque


  • Director Frank Capra
  • Scenario Robert Riskin
  • Original work author Richard Connell, Robert Presnell
  • Set Design Stephen Goosson
  • Costume Design Natalie Visart
  • Editing Daniel Mandell
  • Producer Frank Capra, George Barnes
  • Distributor Sony Pictures

Technical information

  • Aspect ratio1,37:1
  • Printed film format35 mm
  • Original sound mixMono
  • Production1941
  • Release date for France07/06/1947
  • CategoryFeature film
  • ColorBlack and White
  • LanguageEnglish
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