The denotative aspects of drama from Aristotle's "Poetics" include a story development with a beginning, middle and an end. In the more conventional sense, dramatic presentations include the portrayal of characters, settings, life situations and stories in the course of a theatrical performance. In theatre, drama usually takes on the scope of dealing with matters of a serious nature. Drama is Alice's largest section and a treasure trove of great drama catering for every taste. The bulk of the "Drama" section (generally made since 1965 and include psychological dramas) is listed below, however you may also choose from the "Classic Drama" sub-section (generally made before 1965), in blue on left. Also helpful may be "Alices Playhouse", "True Stories" and "Shakespeare" features. Right: Scene from Kubrick's beautifully mounted "Barry Lyndon"
Director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu's ("Amores Perros") intricate, non-linear drama centers on three ostensibly disparate individuals whose lives con... Read more
The clock is ticking on Monty Brogan's (Edward Norton) freedom - in 24 short hours, he goes to prison for seven long years. Once a king of Manhattan,... Read more
Australian newcomer, 19-year-old Murali K Thalluri, directs this teen ensemble drama about a group of high school students facing problems that range... Read more
Director Thom Fitzgerald takes a sobering look into the worldwide AIDS epidemic, from a rural farming village in China to the sets of Canadian porn fi... Read more