Jim Carrey gets to show off his versatility by playing two dramatic roles in his new suspense film, “The Number 23.”
Carrey plays Walter Sparrow, a loving husband and father who works for an animal control agency.
He also plays a noir-style detective named Fingerling who is the main character in a book entitled The Number 23.
Just by happenstance (or was it?), Sparrow's wife, Agatha (played by Virginia Madsen), picks up the book at a used book store and gives it to him to read.
He quickly gets sucked into the tale of Fingerling, a detective whose encounter with a s...