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An American Crime (2007)

R 12/07/2007 (US) CrimeDramaHorror 1h 37m
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The true story of a child's punishment that became a woman's crime.


The true story of suburban housewife Gertrude Baniszewski, who kept a teenage girl locked in the basement of her Indiana home during the 1960s.

  1. Tommy O'Haver

    Author, Director, Screenplay

  2. Irene Turner

    Author, Screenplay

Top Billed Cast

  1. Elliot Page

    Elliot Page

    Sylvia Likens

  2. Catherine Keener

    Catherine Keener

    Gertrude Baniszewski

  3. Hayley McFarland

    Hayley McFarland

    Jennifer Faye 'Jennie' Likens

  4. Nick Searcy

    Nick Searcy

    Lester Likens

  5. Romy Rosemont

    Romy Rosemont

    Betty Likens

  6. Ari Graynor

    Ari Graynor

    Paula Baniszewski

  7. Scout Taylor-Compton

    Scout Taylor-Compton

    Stephanie Baniszewski

  8. Tristan Jarred

    Tristan Jarred

    Johnny Baniszewski

  9. Hannah Leigh

    Hannah Leigh

    Shirley Baniszewski

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