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Psychodrama, melodrama, tragedy, courtroom drama or a romance - all can take on a dramatic expression. It is about death, loss, unattainable desires and persecution that happen to the main character. The characters of the protagonists are analyzed in depth and their conflicting thought processes attain visible expression. Man is presented in his suffering and is left with his despair. Happy end? Not a chance.

Dramas are a world of social and emotional moments. They plumb the depths of the human psyche and bring out what should remain hidden in the soul of man. Fear, insecurity, despair and disorientation are the underlying emotions of a drama. The plot leaves protagonists who have to face their fate and find a new path in life.


The top rated Drama Movies of all time on BBC iPlayer are The Prestige with an Anystream score of 8.4, Sherlock: The Final Problem with an Anystream score of 8.3 and The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse with an Anystream score of 8.2.
The oldest Drama Movies on BBC iPlayer are A Farewell to Arms from the year 1932, Gold Diggers of 1933 from the year 1933 and Citizen Kane from the year 1941.