American Crime is a 2003 crime and thriller movie, starring Rachael Leigh Cook, Cary Elwes, and Annabella Sciorra as the main and recurring cast. The story line is about Jessie St. Claire, who is a small town reporter that has recently shown up on the scene and started making herself present. Once he does, he begins an investigation about a killer who stalks his victims and makes video tapes of them. She realizes that this could be her big break, and is heavy into the investigation. Little to her knowledge, she becomes the next victim.