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The Number 23
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Jim Carrey

Jim Carrey

Walter Sparrow / Fingerling
Virginia Madsen

Virginia Madsen

Agatha Sparrow / Fabrizia
Logan Lerman

Logan Lerman

Robin Sparrow
Danny Huston

Danny Huston

Isaac French / Dr. Miles Phoenix
Lynn Collins

Lynn Collins

Suicide Blonde / Mrs. Dobkins / Young Fingerling's Mother
Rhona Mitra

Rhona Mitra

Laura Tollins
Mark Pellegrino

Mark Pellegrino

Kyle Flinch


Written by
Fernley Phillips

Fernley Phillips

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3 years, 7 months ago at Mar 2 3:52
3 votes
The pseudo around the significance of the number 23 is extensive and offers a wealth of material and arguments to the supporters of such doomsday conspiracy theories ... or just to fans of numerology. However, the film does not touch these mystical aspects and limits on scattered reports related trivia to remember the old and young people learn. Chooses to move forward as a psychological thriller ... read more

expected better

7 years, 2 months ago at Jul 31 17:44
2 votes
Animal control officer Walter Sparrow (Jim Carrey) is obsessed by a novel, The Number 23, which his girlfriend (Virginia Madsen) offers him for his birthday. Soon Walter believes the book was written about him, and his fascination increases.

The story was all right, although in the end, it was somewhat predictable.

While this was a highly recommended movie by many peo... read more

one word: dissapointing

7 years, 3 months ago at Jul 20 19:20
1 vote
previous two reviews nailed it right on the money. the style of the film was awesome, definitely some parts were almost Sin City-esque, and Jim Carrey was great in a dramatic role, which few comics seem to be able to pull off, but I clued into the 'twist' way too early, about half way thru. I even thought to myself, I bet you ******* is the writer, thinking there is no way it would be so obvious... read more
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Walter Sparrow is an animal control officer that becomes obsessed with a mysterious book that seems to be based on his own life. As soon as he opens the book, he notices strange parallels between what he reads and what he's experienced. But now he's worried that a fictional murder might materialize.
Release date: 23 February 2007
Thriller (30), Mystery (24), 2007 (22), 2000s (14), Drama (12), (11), Suspense (8), Paranoia (7), Psychological (6), Usa (5), Hospital (5), Knife (4), Driven Mad (4), Book (3), Author (3), Stabbed To Death (3), Insanity (3), Corpse (3), Murder (2), Mental Institution (2)
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“Well, the number 23 is a special to me. It's my birth date and I consider myself, it's a lucky number. This is the number which always pops-out when I wanted to pick a number. During watching team sports I always watch-out for who's wearing a jersey with this number. So the number 23 is everything to me and watched this movie 7 years ago (today, 2014) with high expectations which stood up to my belief. Here I am after a re-watch.

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