The genre drama is a film genre that depends mostly on in-depth development of realistic characters dealing with emotional themes.
Dramatic themes such as:-
crime and corruption
These are the dramatic themes that put the characters in conflict with themselves, others, society and even natural phenomenon.
This film genre can be contrasted with an action film which relies on fast-paced action and physical conflict. All film genres can include dramatic elements, but typically, films considered drama films focus mainly on the drama of the main issue.
Citizen Kane (1941),
The Godfather (1972),
E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982),
Forrest Gump (1994) and
The Shawshank Redemption (1994).
Dramatic films include a very large spectrum of film genres. Because of the large number of drama films these genres have been classified into sub-genres