In the movie, The Others, what is the significance of the numbers next to the people in Anne's drawing? The boy, Victor, had a 5 next to him and the "witch" had a 14.
This is explained at the same time as the numbers are shown. It's the number of times that she has seen the drawn person.
See 2 mins in at:
"what do these numbers stand for?"
"that's the number of times I've seen them"