A reporter has a bum pose as her made-up spokesman against societal ills, only to have their creation lead to a nationwide political movement.
Gary Cooper John Doe/Long John Willoughby
Barbara Stanwyck Ann Mitchell
Edward Arnold D. B. Norton
Walter Brennan The Colonel
James Gleason Henry Connell (managing editor,'The New Bulletin')
Gene Lockhart Mayor Lovett
Frank Capra Director