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Frank Capra's meet John Doe

Author: Gary CooperBarbara StanwyckEdward ArnoldWalter BrennanSpring ByingtonAll authors
Publisher: Charlotte, NC : Ovation Home Video, [2003]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In an effort to boost circulation and save her job, star reporter Anne Mitchell concocts an explosive story about an unemployed middle-class worker, John Doe, who plans to strike a blow against society and big government. When a rival newspaper discovers that her story is a phony, it's up to Anne to find a stand-in John Doe to turn her fiction into fact.
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Genre/Form: DVD-Video discs
Drama
Comedy films
Feature films
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gary Cooper; Barbara Stanwyck; Edward Arnold; Walter Brennan; Spring Byington; James Gleason; Gene Lockhart; Richard Edward Connell; Robert Presnell; Robert Riskin; Frank Capra; Warner Bros. Pictures (1923-1967); Ovation Home Video (Firm)
ISBN: 0769419038 9780769419039
OCLC Number: 63165481
Notes: Bonus features include a Gary Cooper biography.
Based on a story by Richard Connell and Robert Presnell.
DVD release of motion picture originally produced in 1941.
Cast: Gary Cooper, Barbara Stanwyck, Edward Arnold, Walter Brennan, Spring Byington, James Gleason, Gene Lockhart.
Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD.
Other Titles: Meet John Doe
Responsibility: produced at Warner Bros. Studios ; screen play by Robert Riskin ; directed by Frank Capra.

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In an effort to boost circulation and save her job, star reporter Anne Mitchell concocts an explosive story about an unemployed middle-class worker, John Doe, who plans to strike a blow against society and big government. When a rival newspaper discovers that her story is a phony, it's up to Anne to find a stand-in John Doe to turn her fiction into fact.

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