Vortex is a mystery crime thriller about an Afghanistan war vet returning to his hometown of Los Angeles only to find he faces more danger at home than he did in the war. Zach Tanner is on the run. He can run from the war, but he can't run from himself. Zach and his girlfriend, Jess, careen down Sunset Boulevard, trying to get away from a red Camaro that's hot on their tale. But it's hard to get away from your best friends, who think you've stolen their spoils of war.