"An American Crime" quotes

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

Director: Tommy O'Haver
Writer: Tommy O'Haver, Irene Turner
Production: N/A
Year: 2007
MetaScore: N/A/100
ImdbRating: 7.2
BoxOffice: N/A
Released: 07 Dec 2007
Awards: Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. 3 nominations total

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Sylvia Likens - Ellen Page
Jennie Likens - Hayley McFarland
Lester Likens - Nick Searcy
Betty Likens - Romy Rosemont
Gertrude Baniszewski - Catherine Keener
Paula Baniszewski - Ari Graynor
Stephanie Baniszewski - Scout Taylor-Compton
Johnny Baniszewski - Tristan Jarred
Shirley Baniszewski - Hannah Leigh
Prosecutor - Bradley Whitford
Reverend Bill Collier - Michael O'Keefe
Marie Baniszewski - Carlie Westerman
Hope Orbach - Michelle Benes
Mrs. Doyle - Patricia Place
Mr. Doyle - Calvin Keet
Coy Hubbard - Jeremy Sumpter
Bradley - Brian Geraghty
Mary - Eliza Dean
Ricky Hobbs - Evan Peters
Sally - Amy Ferguson
Eric (as Scott Reeves) - Scott Eastwood
Officer Waters (as William Carter) - Will Carter
Addict at meeting - Dave Etter
Jury Member - Chris Harris
Defense Attorney - James Meehan
Newspaper Reporter - Paul Palo
Juror - Isabel Shaw
Carnie - Gary Sievers
Dog -