23 (1999)



No Tomatometer score yet...

No critic reviews yet...


Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Movie Info

Hans Christian Schmid directed this fact-based German thriller about computer hackers who find inspiration in The Illuminatus! Trilogy, the popular Robert Shea/Robert Anton Wilson cult novel series probing Atlantis, conspiracies, Discordianism, dolphins, drugs, and the mystical meaning of the number 23. Interest in the Shea-Wilson book can be found on numerous websites throughout the Internet. Two members of the Shea-Wilson cult are young Karl Koch (August Diehl) and his buddy David (Fabian … More

Rating: Unrated
Genre: Drama, Art House & International, Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Michael Dierking, Michael Gutmann
In Theaters:

News & Interviews for 23

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.


Critic Reviews for 23

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | March 26, 2009
Top Critic

Full Review… | July 14, 2007
Top Critic

Full Review… | January 1, 2000

Audience Reviews for 23

Nothing is as it seems.

Wahida K

Super Reviewer

Long before The Number 23 came this interesting, but ultimately confusing film about the paranoia of a computer hacker who starts seeing 23 everywhere. It's apparently based on a true story, so I should probably see it again when I'm not nearly asleep in the theater.

Christopher Brown

Super Reviewer


This movie, in my opinion, surpasses the movie "The Number 23". I think the way its was based on a real-life happening makes it even better. I kept my brain pumping with thoughts, as well has keeping me on the edge of my seat. A Must SEE!


There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss 23 on our Movie forum!