An American Crime

An American Crime (2007)

The true story of a child's punishment that became a woman's crime.

  • Genre: Crime, Drama
  • Release Date: 2007-07-27
  • User Rating: 7.3/10 from 439 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 37min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: First Look International
  • Production Country: United States of America
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From 439 Ratings
7.3 38%


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

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    Crew John Waters Thanks
    Crew Hugh Dancy Thanks
    Editing Melissa Kent Editor
    Art Nathan Amondson Production Design
    Crew Kirsten Smith Thanks
    Sound Alan Ari Lazar Original Music Composer
    Production Pamela Koffler Executive Producer
    Production Jocelyn Hayes Producer
    Camera Byron Shah Director of Photography
    Writing Tommy O'Haver Screenplay
    Directing Tommy O'Haver Director
    Writing Tommy O'Haver Author
    Production Michael V. Nicolo Casting Associate
    Writing Irene Turner Screenplay
    Writing Irene Turner Author
    Crew Beau J. Genot Post Production Supervisor
    Production Anya Colloff Casting
    Production Amy McIntyre Britt Casting
    Production Jonathan McCoy Unit Production Manager
    Production Hans Ritter Co-Producer
    Directing Chad Rosen Assistant Director
    Directing Jan McWilliams Script Supervisor
    Costume & Make-Up Daniel Curet Hair Department Head
    Sound Scott Stolz Sound Mixer
    Art Zach Bangma Art Direction
    Costume & Make-Up Molly O'Haver Set Costumer
    Crew Billy Mulligan Thanks
    Production Stuart Burkin Executive In Charge Of Production
    Crew David Waine Special Effects Coordinator
    Costume & Make-Up Alix Hester Costume Design
    Editing Mato Color Timer
    Costume & Make-Up Lori Ayala-Read Costume Supervisor
    Sound Spring Aspers Music Supervisor
    Costume & Make-Up Jorjee Douglass Makeup Department Head
    Crew Ed McDermott II Stunts
    Art Lisa Alkofer Set Decoration
    Crew Lou Simon Stunt Coordinator
    Production Judy Cook Casting
    Production Carlos A. Aragon Location Manager
    Crew Jonathan Bell Thanks
    Camera Jeff Clark Steadicam Operator