Become an IMDbPro Member Today

Get access to the leading information resource for the entertainment industry

Find Contacts & Representation

Showcase Yourself

Follow Industry Trends

Stay connected with contact details for over 300,000 industry professionals and companies

Manage your photos and the credits you're Known For on IMDbPro, IMDb and Amazon Video

Keep up to date with entertainment news and follow in-development titles not available on IMDb

Start your 30-Day free trial
Already a member?

The Dead Zone

Vortex (Season 5, Episode 8)
TV-14
TV Episode | 42 min | Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

To save a child, Johnny infiltrates a local compound belonging to a cult. He soon finds out that the place is loaded with explosives and must stop a confrontation between the cult leader and the FBI, before the entire place goes up in ...See moreTo save a child, Johnny infiltrates a local compound belonging to a cult. He soon finds out that the place is loaded with explosives and must stop a confrontation between the cult leader and the FBI, before the entire place goes up in flames. However, Stillson makes another appearance and does not pass up the opportunity to exploit the situation. He plays the fear-card for his own gain for further admiration and power for himself. Written by matt-282 See less
Writers
Michael Piller (creator) | Shawn Piller (creator) | Stephen King (characters from the novel) | Michael Taylor
Cinematographer
Production Designer
Byron King (as Lance King)
Status
Edit Released
Updated Aug 6, 2006

Release date
Aug 6, 2006 (United States)
Awards

Contacts

Become a member to access contact information

Cast

+ Add Cast
19 cast members
Name STARmeter Known for
Anthony Michael Hall
Johnny Smith Johnny Smith   See fewer
Top 500
Nicole de Boer
Sarah Bracknell Bannerman Sarah Bracknell Bannerman   See fewer
Top 5000
Chris Bruno
Sheriff Walt Bannerman Sheriff Walt Bannerman   See fewer
Members only
John L. Adams
Bruce Lewis Bruce Lewis   See fewer
Members only
Sean Patrick Flanery
Greg Stillson Greg Stillson   See fewer
Top 5000
David Ogden Stiers
Reverend Purdy Reverend Purdy   See fewer
Top 5000
JR Bourne
Nathan Carter Nathan Carter   See fewer
Members only
Sarah Deakins
Lucy Carem Lucy Carem   See fewer
Members only
Peter Bryant
Jacob Frankel Jacob Frankel   See fewer
Members only
Bill Mondy
Deputy Roscoe Deputy Roscoe   See fewer
Members only
Steve Adams
Roger Seybold Roger Seybold   See fewer
Members only
Cassandra Sawtell
Guest Star Guest Star   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Linda Sorensen
Chairwoman Chairwoman   See fewer
Members only
Darcy Laurie
Jimmy Styron Jimmy Styron   See fewer
Members only
Members only
Members only
Tricia Collins
Fragile Woman (uncredited) Fragile Woman (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
Paul Wu
Carjacker (uncredited) Carjacker (uncredited)   See fewer
Members only
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.
There was an issue loading this tab.

MOVIEmeter

Members only

Become a member to access additional data

Ratings Breakdown

6.9 / 10 | 49 votes