North by Northwest


A hapless New York advertising executive is mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies, and is pursued across the country while he looks for a way to survive.

Production-North by Northwest
Director-Alfred Hitchcock
Writer-Ernest Lehman
Stars-Cary Grant, Eva Marie Saint, and James Mason

Oscar Nominations-

Best Art Direction-Set Decoration, Color
William A. Horning
Robert F. Boyle
Merrill Pye
Henry Grace
Frank R. McKelvy

Best Film Editing
George Tomasini

Best Writing, Story and Screenplay – Written Directly for the Screen
Ernest Lehman

Medium-Colored Pencil on Mi-Tientes paper