WHRO Public Media Presents Cinema 15 Classics

Meet John Doe (1941)

01/28/2022 | 2h 2m 23s | Video has closed captioning.

Frank Capra directs this story of a recently fired reporter (Barbara Stanwyck) who prints a fake letter from an unknown "John Doe," threatening suicide in protest of social ills. When the note causes an uproar, the newspaper hires her back, along with a homeless man (Gary Cooper) to play the mysterious Doe.

Aired: 01/28/22

Rating: NR

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