Arthur Savile's crime is a thriller based on an Oscar Wilde short story. Arthur Savile, a struggling entrepreneur wants to be married to the daughter of a wealthy San Francisco businessman. When a palm reader convinces Arthur he must murder a relative for money, he decides to postpone the wedding. He embarks on a journey to fulfil the prophecy. Who will be the target? Will he succeed at murder? Will he get to marry the girl of his dreams?