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The People Vs. John Doe

The People Vs. John Doe(1916)

Also Known As: God's Law | John Doe vs. the People |

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A fictionalized composite of several celebrated murder cases, particularly the Stielow case, in which an innocent man is convicted and sentenced to death on purely speculative evidence.

Cast & Crew

Lois Weber Director
Harry De More John Doe
Evelyn Selbie Mrs. Doe
Willis Marks Doe's brother
Leah Baird A woman lawyer
George Berrell A wealthy farmer
Maud George His Sister
Charles Mailes A detective
Robert Smith A prominent lawyer
Al Siegler Camera
Lois Weber Producer
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MPAA Ratings:  Premiere Info:  not available
Release Date:  1916 Production Date:  none available
Color/B&W:  Black and White Distributions Co:  State Rights, Universal Film Mfg Co.
Sound:  Silent Production Co:  Universal Film Mfg Co.
Duration(mins):  not available Country:  United States
Duration(feet):  not available    
Duration(reels):  6    

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