Meet John Doe (Film) 1941

Variant titles: The Life of John Doe; The Life and Death of John Doe; John Doe, Dynamite (UK)

Newspaper political drama directed by Frank Capra, starring Gary Cooper.

 

Production Credits
Role Person
Producer Frank Capra

Listed on cue sheet:

Composer Lew Brown

Listed on cue sheet:

1B

20

Composer Frederic Chopin

Listed on cue sheet:

11

Composer Buddy DeSylva

Listed on cue sheet:

21G

Composer Walter Donaldson

Listed on cue sheet:

21C

Composer Fred Fisher

Listed on cue sheet:

21E

Composer Stephen C. Foster

Listed on cue sheet:

1A

1D

2

8

14

25B

Composer Franz Gruber

Listed on cue sheet:

28

Composer Leigh Harline

Listed on cue sheet:

12

13

19

Composer Al Jolson

Listed on cue sheet:

21G

Composer Francis Scott Key

Listed on cue sheet:

21I

Composer Charles B. Lawlor

Listed on cue sheet:

21H

Composer Joseph Meyer

Listed on cue sheet:

21G

Composer Percy Montrose

Listed on cue sheet:

21D

Composer Unidentified Person

Listed on cue sheet:

7B

17

21B

21F

21J

21K

23

26

29

Composer Cole Porter

Listed on cue sheet:

22

Composer Gioacchino Rossini

Listed on cue sheet:

4

Composer W.A. Timm

Listed on cue sheet:

1B

20

Composer Dimitri Tiomkin

Listed on cue sheet:

6

7A

16

21A

25A

27A

27B

Composer Voda

Listed on cue sheet:

1B

20

Composer Albert Von Tilzer

Listed on cue sheet:

1C

9

10

24

Composer V. Zernan

Listed on cue sheet:

1B

20

Lyricist J. W. Blake

Listed on cue sheet:

21H

Lyricist Gil Grau

Listed on cue sheet:

21C

Lyricist Mohr Joseph

Listed on cue sheet:

28

Lyricist Jack Norworth

Listed on cue sheet:

1C

9

10

24

Lyricist Ned Washington

Listed on cue sheet:

12

13

19

Orchestrator Unidentified Person

Listed on cue sheet:

3

5

15

18

Title Status
Scene Music for Meet John Doe Published
Title Image
Half Sheet – Italian
Description: Italian (half sheet size)

Kinematograph – US
Description: trade ad

 

Lobby Card A
Description:

First in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card B
Description:

Second in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card C
Description:

Third in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card D
Description:

Fourth in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card E
Description:

Fifth in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card F
Description:

Sixth in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card G
Description:

Seventh in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

Lobby Card H
Description:

Eighth in Sequence of Lobby Card Set.

 

One Sheet – US
Description:

Coming Soon!

 


  • Cue Sheet
located in the Tiomkin Collection at USC

Total Time:
0 minutes, 0 seconds

Cue Title Reel Part Usage Timing Collaborators
1A Hard Times Come Again No More
Description: Medley-4 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
1B Beer Barrel Polka
Description: Medley-4 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Lew Brown
(Composer)


Voda
(Composer)


W.A. Timm
(Composer)


V. Zernan
(Composer)

1C Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Description: Medley-4 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Albert Von Tilzer
(Composer)


Jack Norworth
(Lyricist)

1D Oh Susanna
Description: Medley-4 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
2 Some Folks Do
Description: Description to come
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
3 Chord
Description: Piano
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Orchestrator)
4 William Tell Overture
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Gioacchino Rossini
(Composer)
5 Chord
Description: Piano
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Orchestrator)
6 I Protest
Description: Description to come
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
7A Fireworks
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
7B Three Blind Mice
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
8 Hard Times Come Again No More
Description: Description to come
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
9 Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Description: Coming Soon!
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Albert Von Tilzer
(Composer)


Jack Norworth
(Lyricist)

10 Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Description: Coming Soon!
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Albert Von Tilzer
(Composer)


Jack Norworth
(Lyricist)

11 Funeral March
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Frederic Chopin
(Composer)
12 Hi Diddle Dee Dee
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Leigh Harline
(Composer)


Ned Washington
(Lyricist)

13 Hi Diddle Dee Dee
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Leigh Harline
(Composer)


Ned Washington
(Lyricist)

14 Some Folks Do
Description: Description to come
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
15 Tuning
Description: Piano
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Orchestrator)
16 Fanfare
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
17 For He’s A Jolly Good Fellow
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
18 Chord
Description: Piano
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Orchestrator)
19 Hi Diddle Dee Dee
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Leigh Harline
(Composer)


Ned Washington
(Lyricist)

20 Beer Barrel Polka
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Entire :00
Lew Brown
(Composer)


Voda
(Composer)


W.A. Timm
(Composer)


V. Zernan
(Composer)

21A Americano
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
21B Maryland My Maryland
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
21C Carolina In The Morning
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Walter Donaldson
(Composer)


Gil Grau
(Lyricist)

21D Clementine
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Percy Montrose
(Composer)
21E Chicago
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Fred Fisher
(Composer)
21F Farmer in the Dell
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
21G California Here I Come
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Al Jolson
(Composer)


Buddy DeSylva
(Composer)


Joseph Meyer
(Composer)

21H Sidewalks of New York
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Charles B. Lawlor
(Composer)


J. W. Blake
(Lyricist)

21I Star Spangled Banner
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Francis Scott Key
(Composer)
21J Yankee Doodle
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
21K I’ve Been Working on the Railroad
Description: Medley-11 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
22 Begin the Beguine
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Instrumental Partial :00
Cole Porter
(Composer)
23 Glory Glory Hallelujah
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Vocal Partial :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
24 Take Me Out to the Ballgame
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Vocal Entire :00
Albert Von Tilzer
(Composer)


Jack Norworth
(Lyricist)

25A Confusion
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
25B Oh Susanna
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Visual Vocal Entire :00
Stephen C. Foster
(Composer)
26 America
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Vocal Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)
27A Requiem
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
27B Turbulence
Description: Medley-2 Songs
0 0 Background Instrumental Entire :00
Dimitri Tiomkin
(Composer)
28 Silent Night
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Vocal Entire :00
Franz Gruber
(Composer)


Mohr Joseph
(Lyricist)

29 Good King Wenceslaus
Description: Description to come
0 0 Visual Vocal Entire :00
Unidentified Person
(Composer)

Tiomkin Collection at USC

 

 

Box
Storage Contents Storage Number
Original musical sketches by Dimitri Tiomkin, holograph.Conductor and orchestral parts, ditto and holograph in the hand of the copyist.

 

Musical cue and timing sheets, original and carbon typescripts, annotated; breakdown sheet, holograph and typescript (carbon).

 

Song “Hi-Diddle-Dee-Dee (An Actor’s Life for Me),” from Pinocchio, lyric by Ned Washington, music by Leigh Harline. 1 p.

 

Original sketch by Dimitri Tiomkin of the song John Doe, holograph. (9 pages)

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Original score by Dimitri Tiomkin in the hand of the arrangers: George Bassman, Lucien Cailliet, Max Reese, Charles Maxwell, Leigh Harline, Hugo Friedhofer, George Parrish, Simon Bucharoff, Leonid Raab, [David Tamkin?], and person not identified. (345 leaves)

Original score by Cole Porter in the hand of the arranger. George Bassman (27 leaves)

Click track guide [?]; with enclosed click track cues, original typescript.

Holograph, song “Meet John Doe,” words by William Walsh, music by Dimitri Tiomkin; also song “John Doe,” music by Dimitri Tiomkin. 4 and 5 pages.

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DVD
Storage Contents Storage Number
Coming Soon!
Music Sketch
Storage Contents Storage Number
Conductor; John Doe Requiem score

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