When young people find out that Riverdale is based on Archie comic characters which were created in 1941... The first comic book to include the beloved characters Archibald "Chick" Andrews, Betty Cooper and Jughead Jones was called Pep Comics #22 and that happened in December of 1941, my friends. This is also around the same time that the...
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With the Avengers: Endgame Blu Ray releasing shortly, here are Chris' (@mrcrockpot) top 10 most epic moments in super hero film history. Be sure to let Chris know if you agree or disagree with his list! Make sure to follow @SuitUpTPL on Twitter!
Time to Suit Up! on a Hodgepodge of Topics Here at The Painted Lines, we like to discuss many things, so now Suit Up! is holding its first ever "Hodgepodgecast" (copyright pending). I couldn't do it on my own, so I enlisted TPL's very own Peter Parker Miles Morales: Jack (@JackConnellTPL). First, we discuss cosplay and retro sports jerseys....
The Marvel panel dropped some bomb shells on Saturday night at the San Diego Comic Con.  The beginning of Phase 4 was revealed with some good news, a little bad news and some absolutely crazy news. The bad news? We won’t be seeing another Avengers film for quite some time. The good news? Fantastic Four and X-Men...
Next weekend (7/26 – 7/28) Wizard World’s Pittsburgh Comic Convention begins, and the Stars will Shining Bright in the City of Champions. Who’s going to be there? Just like Philadelphia, there will be many Film and TV stars alongside well known Artists. In my opinion, the main attraction is Samm Levine. Freaks and Geeks still has a lasting impression...
But wait, there's more! Chris and I had so much fun talking Spider-man: Far From Home, we extended questions to our TPL Community. Christy (@bringmeupmusic) was brave enough to answer the call on these questions: What did you think about the movie overall? How about the Blip? Did you think the actors gave great performances? Which couple is the cutest? Who is actually the...
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Suit Up Night Monkey Spider-Man! Chris and I got the chance to watch Spider-Man: Far From Home over the July 4th holiday, so listen to us rant on: Earth after the Blip Jake Gyllenhaal Cutest Couple J.B. Smoove's Greatest Performance And of course the @USWNT   Chris and I were on 2 different ends of the spectrum, so we settled...
I got to see Spider-Man: Far From Home last night and it was absolutely incredible. The relationship between Peter and M.J. was handled incredibly well. Jake Gyllenhaal was great as Mysterio and the way Kevin Feige adapted and modernized the villain was brilliant. The soundtrack and comedic duo of Betty Brant and Ned was pitch perfect. There...
Hugh Jackman’s World Tour “The Man. The Music. The Show” arrived at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia on Sunday, June 30th. If you’re a fan of The Greatest Showman and just want to hear the hits, then this is a very mediocre concert. If you love Broadway and musicals, then this is the perfect show...
New Day, New Vibes Wowzers, what another great day at the Wizard World Comic Convention in Philadelphia. Chris and I were joined by Jason to get our last look at the convention, and of course buy some new dice. We expected more attendees, but Friday's energy was palpable. Not sure if it was the weather or the cast of RWBY,...
Here are @mrcrockpot’s top stories of the week, enjoy! Which news piece are you most excited about? Let us know! Monday, June 10th X-Men: The Animated Series Revival in Development One of the best 90's cartoons of all time could be returning soon. If things go according...
Happy Thirsty Thorsday! https://twitter.com/SuitUpTPL/status/1139283676330700802 It's the words of William Shatner: "Connnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnnn!" Today was the first day of Wizard World Comic Con Philadelphia, and there was a real sense of excitement as The Painted Lines got to meet and greet several key members of the event. As...