Emerson Rosenthal

Editor, Culture Desk

emerson.rosenthal@vice.com
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This New Short Film Shows Life in Isolation for Imprisoned Refugees

If there's one thing you watch today, make it Bassam Tariq's heart-wrenching, four-minute 'Wa'ad.'
Emerson Rosenthal
7.12.18
NETFLIX

The 13 Best Murder Mysteries on Netflix Will Make You a Detective

Grab your hat, trench coat, and favorite smokes—things are about to get grisly.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.28.18
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I Road-Tripped Across America in Elvis's Rolls-Royce

Behind-the-scenes photos from 'The King,' a new cross-country Elvis documentary directed by Eugene Jarecki.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.22.18
movies

The First Movie to Tackle the AIDS Crisis Is a Buried Treasure

Gay film director Arthur Bressan, Jr.’s touching and ever-urgent 1985 drama ‘Buddies’ was written in five days and filmed in nine.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.22.18
NETFLIX

The 15 Best Crime Documentaries on Netflix Will Make You Lock Your Doors

Serial killers, sadistic cartels, and sinister cults abound in our list of the absolute-best crime documentaries on Netflix (US) right now.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.15.18
NETFLIX

The 11 Best Thrillers on Netflix Will Take Years Off Your Life

Quicken your pulse with our expert selection of the best crime stories, capers, and psychological conundrums Netflix has to offer.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.12.18
NETFLIX

13 Netflix Horror Movies and Shows That'll Scare the Shit Out of You

Say goodbye to sleeping with both eyes closed after watching these downright terrifying films and tv shows on Netflix right now.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.8.18
NETFLIX

Before 'The Staircase' Drops, Binge These 13 Netflix True Crime Hits

After watching this list of the best true crime films, documentaries, and tv series on Netflix, you won't want to leave your house ever again.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.7.18
Film

People Told Us the Movies They HATE That Everyone Else Loves

"'Frozen.' Haven’t seen it but I used to work with preschoolers.​" - Keara, 25
Emerson Rosenthal
6.5.18
NETFLIX

The 11 Smartest Documentaries on Netflix

Expand your mind with stories about conjoined twins, false confessions, and the time John Huston went off to fight in World War II.
Emerson Rosenthal
6.1.18
NETFLIX

The 11 Best Food Documentaries to Watch When You Have Wicked Munchies

Burning-hot movies and tv shows for the culinary and cinematic gourmand—just don't burn yourself watching them.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.30.18
movies

The 13 Best Movies for Your First Netflix and Chill

Put down 'Scarface' and 'Enter the Void,' and put on a movie that is actually good for getting intimate to.
Emerson Rosenthal
5.25.18
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