A man obsessed with the number 23 tries to find similarities between his life and that of the protagonist of a book.
Warner TV proposes the film entitled Number 23. It is a thriller film with dramatic atmospheres.
The production is of the United States of America. The year of realization is 2007 and the duration is one hour and 25 minutes.
Number 23 film – director, protagonists, where it is filmed
Directed by Joel Schumacher. Main protagonists are Walter Sparrow And Agatha interpreted respectively by Jim Carrey And Virginia Madsen. Also in the cast Logan Lerman in the role of Robin Sparrow.
Filming took place in Americaespecially a Pasadena and neighboring areas in the territory of the California.
The production is of New Line Cinema in collaboration with Contrafilm And Firm Films.
The film is internationally known under the title The number 23.
Number 23 – plot of the film broadcast on Warner TV
The plot has as its protagonist Walter Sparrow, a normal man but of few qualities who works in a kennel. He is married to his wife Agatha and has a teenage son named Robin.
His birthday is approaching Walter, but just that day, when he had an appointment with his wife, he is attacked by a stray dog. He wastes time and his wife goes to a nearby bookshop while waiting for her husband.
Among the many volumes on display, he found one with a title Number 23 written by Topsy Kretts. The story told in the book has as its protagonist a detective engaged in solving a very complicated murder case. Agatha she buys it to give it to her husband who begins to become passionate about the book to the point of even finding similarities between him and the protagonist detective.
Meanwhile, as you read on, Walter he feels obsessed with the number 23. The 23 appears in his date of birth, in the number of his house and even believes he sees it in the walls of the house.
Agatha tries to bring him back to reality and gets help from a psychologist friend. But nothing distracts Sparrows from his obsession with 23.
Walter he decides to find more information about the author of the book. While doing some research he comes across the dog that had attacked him some time ago. He begins to follow him to the cemetery where the dog stops in front of a grave on which the name of is written Laura Tolins who appears to have been killed by her own professor.
His paranoia worsens when he realizes the book ends in chapter 22.
Number 23: the complete cast
Below is the cast of the film Number 23 and the respective characters played by the actors
- Jim Carrey: Walter Sparrow/Fingerling
- Virginia Madsen: Agatha/Fabrizia
- Logan Lerman: Robin Sparrow
- Danny Houston: Isaac French/Dr. Miles Phoenix
- Mark Pellegrino: Kyle Finch
- Lynn Collins: Isobel Lydia Hunt
- Rhona Mitra: Laura Tolins
- Bud Cort: Dr. Leary
- Ed Lauter: Father Sebastian
- Tom Lenk: bookstore clerk