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Meet John Doe (1941)
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Gary Cooper Gary Cooper
John Doe
Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck
Ann Mitchell
Edward Arnold Edward Arnold
D.B. Norton
Walter Brennan Walter Brennan
The 'Colonel'
Spring Byington Spring Byington
Mrs. Mitchell
James Gleason James Gleason
Gene Lockhart Gene Lockhart
Mayor Lovett
Rod La Rocque Rod La Rocque
Ted Sheldon

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Robert Presnell Sr. Robert Presnell Sr.


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6 years, 5 months ago at May 19 20:07
When Capra became an almost predictable mark. Too 'speechy', but Stanwyck and Arnold are always convincing. Cooper is too hansome for the character but has the right simplicity. A like tha part when little towners talks to Cooper, Satnwyck and Arnold.
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Description: A spunky journalist, fired by the paper's new owners, hatches a clever scheme to get her job back. On her last day of work, she "discovers" a letter written by a ... Full Descriptionman lamenting the selfishness and injustice of the world--and announcing his plans to kill himself on Christmas Eve as a protest. The fraudulent missive proves to be a terrific public relations stunt, creating an incredible wave of public support for the man while pushing the paper's readership to an all-time high. But now they need someone to play his role, and they find their reluctant hero in the form of a handsome, naive vagabond. Th ... (more)
Release date: 3 May 1941
UPC: 807013000726
Tags: Comedy (5), Romance (4), Drama (3), Christmas (2), 1941 (2), Politics (2), Social Issues (2), Holiday (1), Baseball (1), Newspaper (1), Deception (1), B/w (1), Hope (1), Scams (1), Classic (1), Newspapers (1), Dramas (1), Secret Identity (1), 1940s (1), Reporters (1)
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