Friday, September 7, 2012

Artsy Fartsy & Filmsy

Hello, my name is Liz and I'm a Pinterest addict. Currently I am obsessed with this artist, Scott Campbell. He is my new favorite artist *well, number two after my husband* He had me at all my favorite films painted in the most adorable way humanly possible. He wins!

Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
Who Framed Roger Rabbit
“Stop swingin’ the bat. Put the bat down, Wendy. Wendy? Give me the bat…”  Shining
The Shining
“I do believe Marsellus Wallace, my husband, your boss, told you to take ME out and do WHATEVER I WANTED. Now I wanna dance, I wanna win. I want that trophy, so dance good.”  Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction
“You have to invite me in.”
Let the Right One In
“I’ve decided what to do with my life. I wanna be a cleaner.”
The Professional
“There’s a girl in the garden.”
Shaun of the Dead
“A long time ago, in the underground realm, where there are no lies or pain, there lived a Princess who dreamed of the human world.”
Pan's Labyrinth
“At least you’ll never be a vegetable - even artichokes have hearts.”

Battle Royale
Star Wars
Star Wars
I didn’t do it!

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die.
The Princess Bride

I just want to be perfect.
Black Swan

Get your patchouli stink outta my store!
High Fidelity
Can I borrow your underpants for 10 minutes?
16 Candles
So, what do you do?  I'm into, uh, well, murders and executions, mostly.
American Psycho
So come up to the lab and see what’s on the slab. I see you shiver with antici… pation.
Rocky Horror Picture Show
Abby Someone… Abby... Normal.
Young Frankenstein
Nothing? Nothing? Nothing, tra la la?
What's in the box?!

: The Great Showdowns by Scott C. - love this reference to 'Exit Through the Gift Shop'
Exit Through the Gift Shop

The Birds
Artist: Scott C.
The Shining
“I’m good. I feel, i’m so much more relaxed. Thank you, Helen. I just feel like i’m excited and i feel relaxed and i’m ready to party with the best of them. And i’m going to go down to the river!”
This showdown is currently on display at the RETURN OF THE GREAT SHOWDOWNS Exhibition at Gallery 1998 in Los Angeles.
“For relaxing times, make it Suntory time.”
**RETURN OF THE GREAT SHOWDOWNS exhibition/ book release is TONIGHT!
See you tonight, everyone!
Lost in Translation
“You shouldn’t hurt PEOPLE!”
**RETURN OF THE GREAT SHOWDOWNS exhibition/ book release this Friday!
“So much time and so little to do. Wait a minute. Strike that. Reverse  it.”
Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
“Try this. It’s delicious. Want some gold? I’m not giving it to anybody else!”
Spirited Away
“If I drive for you, you give me a time and a place. I give you a five-minute window, anything happens in that five minutes and I’m yours no matter what. I don’t sit in while you’re running it down; I don’t carry a gun… I drive.”
“You’re lying. It didn’t die. You took it. You’re lying. You witches!  You’re lying! You’re lying! You’re lying! You’re LYING!”
Rosemary's Baby
“You smell like phys ed!”
The Goonies
“Nathan Jr accepts me for what I am! And I think you better had, too! You  know I’m okay, you’re okay! That there’s what it is”
Raising Arizona
“I saved Latin. What did you ever do?”
“You know, I’m gonna be a great big bright, shining star.”
Boogie Nights
“I could be just sitting at home with pee stains on my rug.”
The Big Lebowski
“If you shoot this man, you die next. Repeat. If you shoot this man, you  die next.”
Reservoir Dogs
“Well, what do you want me to do? You just want me to hit you?”
Fight Club
“I did not achieve this position in life by having some snot-nosed punk  leave my cheese out in the wind.”
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
“I made a new friend today.”
Donnie Darko
“You might not be able to fight like a samurai, but you can at least die  like a samurai.”
Kill Bill
“Could you spare some cutter, me brother?”
A Clockwork Orange
“I get around. I love gettin’ around. Love talkin’ to people. Even on a rainy day.”
“Anybody interested in grabbing a couple of burgers and hittin’ the cemetery?”
The Royal Tenenbaums
“A census taker once tried to test me. I ate his liver with some fava beans and a nice chianti.”
Silence of the Lambs
“THAT is why I won’t do two shows a night anymore, I won’t.”
“Deep in the recesses of my brain, a tiny red hot little flame began to grow.”
A Christmas Story
“Don’t mess with the bull, young man. You’ll get the horns.”
The Breakfast Club
“Come out, come out, whereever you are!”
My Neighbor Totoro
“Wolodarsky, go get the keys to that fishing boat, and throw them in the  water. No, wait. They might have another set. Just blow it up.”
The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou
“You’re pretentious, this club sucks, I have beef. Let’s do it.”
Scott Pilgrim vs the World
“I’d like to dedicate this to my grandpa, who showed me these moves.”

Watch the making of this painting HERE!
Little Miss Sunshine
“Y’all are trespassin’ now. Illegally.”
Fantastic Mr Fox
I could go on and on forever...for more Scott Campbell goodness go to his site Great Showdowns. So brilliant!!! Happy weekend!

*and happy 800th post!!!!!

1 comment:

Paulina said...

Many of those films are my favourite!
This is a very talented artist:)