The Turmoil (1916 film)

The Turmoil is a 1916 silent film drama based on a novel by Booth Tarkington. It was released by Metro Pictures and stars stage actress Valli Valli.[1]

The Turmoil
Directed byEdgar Jones
Based onThe Turmoil
by Booth Tarkington
StarringValli Valli
Columbia Pictures Corporation
Distributed byMetro Pictures
Release date
  • January 10, 1916 (1916-01-10)
Running time
5 reels
CountryUnited States

This film has been preserved by MGM.[2]


  • Valli Valli – Mary Vertrees
  • George LeGuere – Bibbs Sheridan
  • Charles Prince – James Sheridan, Sr.
  • Florida Kingsley – Mrs. Vertrees
  • Frank DeVernon – Mr. Vertrees
  • Kate Jepson – Mrs. James Sheridan
  • Ferdinand Tidmarsh – James Sheridan, Jr.
  • Robert Stowe Gill – Roscoe Sheridan
  • Ilean Hume – Edith Sheridan
  • Frederic Sumner – Robert Lamhorn
  • William Anker – Dr. George Gurney



  1. ^ "The Turmoil". AFI Catalog of Feature Films. American Film Institute. Retrieved 2015-06-28.
  2. ^ "The Turmoil/Edgar Jones". American Silent Feature Film Survival Catalog. The Library of Congress. Retrieved 2015-06-28.

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