Watch Meet John Doe
- 2 hr 2 min
When a newspaper writer named Ann Mitchell is laid off from her job, her boss asks her to write one last story. She decides to exact her revenge by writing the story John Doe, a homeless man who is threatening to jump off a building on Christmas eve as his own farewell to a world in distress. When the story strikes a cord with readers, they demand to know more about Mr. Doe. As circulation increases from readers following the storyline, a real life bum and ex-baseball player is hired by the newspaper to be the John Doe everyone wants to meet.