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Meet John Doe (1941) Poster

(1941)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Frank Capra

Writing Credits  

Richard Connell ... (based on a story by) and
Robert Presnell Sr. ... (based on a story by) (as Robert Presnell)
 
Robert Riskin ... (screen play)
 
Myles Connolly ... (contributor to dialogue and screenplay constuction) (uncredited)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

...
...
...
D.B. Norton
...
The 'Colonel'
...
Mrs. Mitchell
...
Henry
...
Mayor Lovett
...
Ted Sheldon
Irving Bacon ...
...
Bert (credit only)
J. Farrell MacDonald ...
'Sourpuss'
Warren Hymer ...
Angelface
Harry Holman ...
Mayor Hawkins
Andrew Tombes ...
Spencer
Pierre Watkin ...
Hammett
Stanley Andrews ...
Weston
Mitchell Lewis ...
Bennett
Charles C. Wilson ...
Charlie Dawson (as Charles Wilson)
Vaughan Glaser ...
Governor
...
Dan
M.J. Frankovich ...
Radio Announcer (as Mike Frankovich)
Knox Manning ...
Radio Announcer
John B. Hughes ...
Radio Announcer
Hall Johnson Choir
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Dorothy Andre ...
American Girl (uncredited)
Frank Austin ...
Grubbel (uncredited)
American Legion Band ...
Musical Ensemble (uncredited)
Evelyn Barlow ...
(uncredited)
Benny Bartlett ...
Red (uncredited)
Mary Benoit ...
Secretary (uncredited)
Max Blum ...
(uncredited)
...
Pop Dwyer (uncredited)
Sidney Bracey ...
Club Member (uncredited)
Fritzi Brunette ...
(uncredited)
Earle D. Bunn ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Lucia Carroll ...
(uncredited)
Glen Cavender ...
(uncredited)
Howard Chase ...
Electrician (uncredited)
Jack Cheatham ...
Cop with Desk Sergeant (uncredited)
St. Brendan's Boy Choir ...
Vocal Ensemble (uncredited)
Edmund Cobb ...
Cop Guarding Ann (uncredited)
Mildred Coles ...
Secretary (uncredited)
Alan Copeland ...
Choirboy (uncredited)
Madge Crane ...
Mrs. Brewster (uncredited)
Floyd Criswell ...
Electrician (uncredited)
Billy Curtis ...
Midget (uncredited)
Daisy ...
The Mitchells' Dog (uncredited)
...
Former Bulletin Owner (uncredited)
Lew Davis ...
Electrician (uncredited)
Vernon Dent ...
(uncredited)
Evelyn Dockson ...
(uncredited)
...
Mrs. Hansen (uncredited)
Edward Earle ...
Radio Master of Ceremonies (uncredited)
Sarah Edwards ...
Mrs. Hawkins (uncredited)
Carl Ekberg ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Paul Everton ...
GOP Man (uncredited)
Frank Fanning ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Franklyn Farnum ...
(uncredited)
Eddie Fetherston ...
Reporter (uncredited)
Walter Findon ...
(uncredited)
...
Mike (uncredited)
Bess Flowers ...
Mattie (uncredited)
Fern Formica ...
Midget (uncredited)
William Forrest ...
Governor's Associate (uncredited)
Charles K. French ...
Fired Reporter (uncredited)
Galan Galt ...
(uncredited)
Jack Gardner ...
Photographer (uncredited)
Inez Gay ...
(uncredited)
Ethel Gilstrom ...
(uncredited)
William Gould ...
Sergeant (uncredited)
Eddie Graham ...
Tall Autograph Hound (uncredited)
...
(uncredited)
Jay Guedillio ...
(uncredited)
Alfred Hall ...
Chamber of Commerce Member (uncredited)
Donald Hall ...
(uncredited)
John Hamilton ...
Jim (uncredited)
Kenneth Harlan ...
Publicity Man (uncredited)
James Harrison ...
(uncredited)
Forrester Harvey ...
Bum (uncredited)
Edward Hearn ...
Mayor's Secretary (uncredited)
Oscar 'Dutch' Hendrian ...
Radio Station Audience Member (uncredited)
Max Hoffman Jr. ...
(uncredited)
Stuart Holmes ...
(uncredited)
John Ince ...
Doctor (uncredited)
Selmer Jackson ...
Radio Announcer at Convention (uncredited)
Frank Jaquet ...
Police Desk Sergeant (uncredited)
Carlotta Jelm ...
Ann's Sister (uncredited)
Sheldon Jett ...
Man in Radio Audience (uncredited)
Eddie Kane ...
Wall Street Tycoon (uncredited)
Edward Keane ...
Relief Administrator (uncredited)
Richard Kipling ...
Police Commissioner (uncredited)
Isabel La Mal ...
Chamber of Commerce Member (uncredited)
Melvin Lang ...
Foreign Dignitary (uncredited)
Florence Lawler ...
(uncredited)
Walter Linden ...
Photographer (uncredited)
Al Lloyd ...
(uncredited)
Anna Luther ...
(uncredited)
Hank Mann ...
Eddie (uncredited)
Alphonse Martell ...
Foreign Dignitary (uncredited)
Frank Mayo ...
Attendant (uncredited)
Charles McAvoy ...
(uncredited)
Larry McGrath ...
(uncredited)
Joe McGuinn ...
(uncredited)
Tom McGuire ...
(uncredited)
Lafe McKee ...
Mr. Delaney (uncredited)
James McNamara ...
Sheriff (uncredited)
Edward McWade ...
Joe (uncredited)
Claire Meade ...
(uncredited)
George Melford ...
Chamber of Commerce Member (uncredited)
Frank Meredith ...
Guard (uncredited)
Dave Miller and His New York French Casino Band ...
Musical Ensemble (uncredited)
James Millican ...
Photographer (uncredited)
Charles R. Moore ...
City Hall Janitor (uncredited)
Bert Moorhouse ...
Man at Stadium Rally (uncredited)
Frank Moran ...
(uncredited)
Clark Morgan ...
(uncredited)
Gene Morgan ...
Mug (uncredited)
Jack Mower ...
Guard (uncredited)
Forbes Murray ...
Legislator (uncredited)
Gail Newbray ...
Phone Operator (uncredited)
Mrs. Wilfrid North ...
(uncredited)
Wedgwood Nowell ...
(uncredited)
Garry Owen ...
Sign Painter (uncredited)
Paul Panzer ...
(uncredited)
Edward Peil Sr. ...
(uncredited)
George Pembroke ...
(uncredited)
Bob Perry ...
Delegate (uncredited)
Susan Peters ...
Autograph Hound (uncredited)
Elsa Peterson ...
(uncredited)
Hal Price ...
(uncredited)
Stanley Price ...
(uncredited)
John J. Richardson ...
Man in Diner (uncredited)
Cyril Ring ...
Radio Technician (uncredited)
Don Roberts ...
(uncredited)
Henry Roquemore ...
Chamber of Commerce Member (uncredited)
Thomas W. Ross ...
(uncredited)
Sally Sage ...
(uncredited)
Cliff Saum ...
Guard (uncredited)
Sada Simmons ...
(uncredited)
Russell Simpson ...
(uncredited)
Walter Soderling ...
Barrington (uncredited)
Wyndham Standing ...
Democrat (uncredited)
Edwin Stanley ...
Democrat (uncredited)
Vera Steadman ...
(uncredited)
Bert Stevens ...
Radio Station Audience Member (uncredited)
Brick Sullivan ...
Policeman (uncredited)
Emma Tansey ...
Mrs. Delaney (uncredited)
Tina Thayer ...
Ann's Sister (uncredited)
Cyril Thornton ...
D.B.'s Butler (uncredited)
Jim Thorpe ...
John Doe Applicant (uncredited)
Charles Trowbridge ...
(uncredited)
Don Turner ...
Guard (uncredited)
Guy Usher ...
Bixler (uncredited)
Frederick Vogeding ...
(uncredited)
Bess Wade ...
(uncredited)
Lillian West ...
(uncredited)
Bernard Wheeler ...
(uncredited)
Leo White ...
(uncredited)
Ed Williams ...
(uncredited)
Lottie Williams ...
(uncredited)
Tom Wilson ...
Diner Patron / Radio Station Audience Member (uncredited)
Jack Wise ...
Delegate (uncredited)
Maris Wrixon ...
Autograph Hound (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Frank Capra ... producer (uncredited)
Robert Riskin ... producer (uncredited)

Music by 

Dimitri Tiomkin ... (musical score)

Cinematography by 

George Barnes ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

Daniel Mandell ... film editor

Art Direction by 

Stephen Goosson

Costume Design by 

Natalie Visart ... (gowns)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

Arthur S. Black Jr. ... assistant director (as Arthur S. Black)

Sound Department 

C.A. Riggs ... sound

Special Effects by 

Jack Cosgrove ... special effects

Camera and Electrical Department 

Mack Elliott ... still photographer (uncredited)
Irving Lippman ... still photographer (uncredited)

Editorial Department 

Slavko Vorkapich ... montage effects

Music Department 

Leo F. Forbstein ... musical director
Hall Johnson ... choral arrangements
George Bassman ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Simon Bucharoff ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Lucien Cailliet ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Hugo Friedhofer ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leigh Harline ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Charles Maxwell ... orchestrator (uncredited)
George Parrish ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Leonid Raab ... orchestrator (uncredited)
Max Reese ... orchestrator (uncredited)
David Tamkin ... orchestrator (uncredited)

Other crew 

William Erbes ... rain effects: supervisor (uncredited)
William S. Holman ... general manager (uncredited)
William Cameron Menzies ... production advisor (uncredited)
Arthur Turelly ... instructor: harmonica, Gary Cooper (uncredited)
Crew verified as complete

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