MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 104,254 this week

The Vortex (1928)

6.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.6/10 from 21 users  
Reviews: write review | 2 critic

A young man is shocked to discover that his fiancée is the mistress of his mother's lover.

Director:

Writers:

(play), (titles), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: June

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in June, brought to you by Swiffer.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 300 titles
created 10 Mar 2011
 
list image
a list of 103 titles
created 10 Mar 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Vortex" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Vortex (1928)

The Vortex (1928) on IMDb 6.6/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Vortex.
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Lodger (1927)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A landlady suspects her new lodger is the madman killing women in London.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: June, Ivor Novello, Marie Ault
Adventure | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Public schoolboy Roddy Berwick is expelled from school when he takes the blame for a friend's charge and his life falls apart in a series of misadventures.

Director: Alfred Hitchcock
Stars: Ivor Novello, Ben Webster, Norman McKinnel
Certificate: Passed Action | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

This was the first sound remake of the Hitchcock silent classic inspired by the Jack the Ripper legend. Ivor Novello, who played the title role and headed the team writing the script, was ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Elvey
Stars: Ivor Novello, Elizabeth Allan, A.W. Baskcomb
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A strange collection of "adventurers" set out in the South Seas in search of buried treasure.

Director: T. Hayes Hunter
Stars: Ivor Novello, Benita Hume, Annette Benson
Autumn Crocus (1934)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Basil Dean
Stars: Ivor Novello, Fay Compton, Muriel Aked
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  

A young composer goes blind, and shortly afterward enters his most recent work in a competition. He believes he's won, but doesn't know that his wife couldn't bear to tell him that he didn't. Complications ensue.

Director: Gareth Gundrey
Stars: Ivor Novello, Benita Hume, Jacqueline Logan
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Pierre Boucheron, alias 'The Rat' and a former underworld notoriety, is now living the high life as the kept man of Zelie de Chaumet. But when she learns he is planning to marry another ... See full summary »

Director: Graham Cutts
Stars: Ivor Novello, Isabel Jeans, Nina Vanna
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Sanger, an eccentric expatriate composer, dies in his house in the Austrian Alps, leaving his daughters penniless. The young composer Lewis Dodd, a longstanding friend of the family, falls ... See full summary »

Director: Adrian Brunel
Stars: Ivor Novello, Mabel Poulton, Frances Doble
Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

The rich, amoral Zelie is married to Pierre Boucheron, "The Rat" - but her interest in another man is an open secret. Forced to defend his honour, the Rat takes refuge in his old domain of ... See full summary »

Director: Graham Cutts
Stars: Ivor Novello, Isabel Jeans, Mabel Poulton
The Rat (1925)
Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

When bored courtesan Zelie de Chaumet begs her lover, the corrupt and powerful Stetz, to take her slumming, the pair encounter Pierre Boucheron, alias 'The Rat' , boy-king of the Paris ... See full summary »

Director: Graham Cutts
Stars: Ivor Novello, Mae Marsh, Isabel Jeans
Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A Polish officer posing as a gypsy loves a gypsy girl who is really the count's daughter.

Director: Harley Knoles
Stars: Gladys Cooper, Ivor Novello, C. Aubrey Smith
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

In London a young lady meets a homeless and apparently penniless Russian prince. She introduces him to her middle-class Fulham family and he moves in. It turns out he still has a number of ... See full summary »

Director: Maurice Elvey
Stars: Ivor Novello, Ursula Jeans, Ida Lupino
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
Willette Kershaw ...
Frances Doble ...
Alan Hollis ...
Simeon Stuart ...
Kinsey Peile ...
Julie Suedo ...
Anna Vollof
Dorothy Fane ...
Edit

Storyline

A young man is shocked to discover that his fiancée is the mistress of his mother's lover.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

based on play | See All (1) »

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 August 1928 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Featured in Shepperton Babylon (2005) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Video of The Vortex Neophyte_rep
Discuss The Vortex (1928) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?