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Vortex Details


Scott B and Beth B, successful makers of short, experimental films made The Vortex an attempt at a "camp" film with a pessimistic "noirish" atmosphere. The detective Lunch (Lydia Lunch, a popular underground musician and poet) investigates a band of corporate businessman who seek government defense contracts through real "corporate wars" and the manipulation of politicians. ~ Linda Rasmussen, Rovi

  • Release date:February 24, 1983


James Russo
as Anthony Demmer
Lydia Lunch
as Angel Powers
Ann Magnuson
as Pamela Fleming
Bill Corsair
as John Allen
Tom Webber
as Ron Gavers
Haoui Montaug
as Harry
Richard France
as Therapist
David Kennedy
as Congressman White
Dick Miller
Jim Jarmusch
David Kennedy
as Congressman White
Richard France
as Therapist


Steven Fierberg
Richard Edson
Composer (Music Score)
Adele Bertei
Composer (Music Score)
Lydia Lunch
Composer (Music Score)
Tom Surgal
Art Director
John Loggia
Set Designer