Saturday, April 24, 2010

Cinema Saturday Creative Challenge #76 - North by Northwest

Welcome to our 76th cinema challenge, where this week's movie challenge is the 1959 Oscar nominated movie starring the smooth and debonair Cary Grant: North by Northwest. This adventure movie is filled with spy intrigue, romance, humor and Alfred Hitchcock genius! If you haven't seen it yet - you must - this is a classic movie - with one of the all time classic movie scenes with the crop dusting plane. This week's movie challenge is to add some paper piercing to your cards that are inspired by some aspect of the movie :) We hope you will play along with us!

Brooke's Card Inspired by the movie: North by Northwest
Are you ready for another Alfred Hitchcock... That usually mean a cat and mouse chase.. This time it's a 2,000 mile chase for Rodger Thornhill(Cary Grant). Rodger is taken mistaken for a CIA agent when he tries to make a phone call to his mother.. Rodger is kidnaped my a group of fugitives and then is forces to be part of a 2,000 mile chase. He is helped along the way by a lovely lady named Eve. He has a long journey via trains, cars, and plains.. He is even chased down by a crop duster in a corn field. This chase all ends up in the black hill of South Dakota at Mount Rush more.
When I was doing a little research I noticed in my picture file that a year ago was our last Alfred Hitchcock move.. It's been far to long...

I got my inspiration from the first thing that came to mind from memory (the crop duster scene) It has Cary Grant in it that's why I remember the scene. He is really Dreamy... It's been a long time sense I have seen this movie I was surprised how much I had forgotten about it. It was great to watch this movie again.. There are lost of elements to get inspiration in this movie.. Hope you have a great time watching this classic with the hunky Cary Grant... Ahhhhh!


Sankari's Card Inspired by the movie: North by Northwest
I remember watching this movie while snuggling in between my mother and father and totally loving the Hitchcock suspense and thrill factor. After watching it now - I simply adore Cary Grant's smoothness - seriously - the man is some delicious eye candy :) (and even though George Clooney sometimes is known as a modern day Cary Grant - there is nothing like the original (that is not to say that if George Clooney walked in the door that I wouldn't faint :)). I love the way the movie starts and the journey that we are taken on is just awesome. I picked the sentiment: Enjoy the Journey - because I always feel like even in the craziest situations that Cary Grant is thrown into - he is still so smooth and makes you feel like its still okay :)
My card has bit more of a mod feel to it then I usually do - but I liked the simple lines and arrows and am excited to give it to my friend who is graduating next month (yay - a man card! :) Can't wait to see all of your wonderful creations and would love to hear your favorite part/lines from the movie!!!

Sending you all big big hugs!!!
Sankari :)

For this week's challenge all you have to do is to create a card, layout, altered project, etc. that is inspired by the movie: NORTH BY NORTHWEST! and you could be our guest designer next week! The inspiration can come from the costumes, the dialogue, the music, the themes, the characters - anything at all from the movie!! **** The challenge requirement for this movie is to use some paper piercing in your creation!

Please link to us by this Thursday, April 29th by 8PM Central Time! and we will announce the Audrey winner on Friday with sneak peeks for the next movie!

Can't wait to see your paper pierced creations!!
Big hugs!
the Cinema Sisters!


CraftCrave said...

Just a quick note to let you know that a link to this post will be placed on CraftCrave today [24 Apr 02:00pm GMT]. Thanks, Maria

Libby Hickson said...

Oooh LOVE this movie!

Barbara said...

Oh my have not seen this one in ages! Did they post the "Audrey" somewhere else? Did I miss a notice or something???

Tethered2Home said...

Amazing movie & beauty cards! I'm off to the craft room.

Tethered2Home said...

Back again ... :D ... here's my card.
Thanks again for the fun!

Jen Cuthbertson said...

I adore this movie and have seen it a zillion times! I think it is time for 1zillion one... :) Also, I haven't noticed who the Audrey winners have been lately either. Am I missing it somewhere else?

Aubri said...

i haven't seen the winners posted anywhere for a while either

Shaz Wall said...

Here is my card for this week's Challenge:
Thanks for the inspiration Ladies!

Joy said...

here is my card!


no mr. linky - so here is my entry here- kind of art piece, not a card

Brooke S said...

Sorry Ladies Sankari is on here second set of parents visiting so Audreys are behind.. I haven't heard back our her vote.. I will send her a message and we will get them posted... Thanks for the reminder.


Barbara said...

Here is my card!

Aubri said...

here's mine

Jen Cuthbertson said...

Here's my card -

How do you guys make the neat links in the comments field again?

IRIS said...

my card

Radha said...

hey garls!!!
How is everything:))

Here is all sunny and warm... but sooo busy!!! and beautiful:))

Betty aka ZacksNana said...

Sorry, I didn't participate in this one. I just couldn't wrap my head around this one. But I am looking forward to this week's movie challenge.