I've been under the impression that a historical drama is non-fiction whereas a period drama is fiction.
Reality television is a genre of television programming that documents purportedly unscripted real-life situations, often starring unknown individuals rather
I have read that "Dallas" is a soap, I know that it is a genre, but what are key elements of a soap? Is it just anything schmaltzy? Wikipedia does not help me
I am wondering if there is a label or term for the particular style of movie that provides just enough plot upon which to hang some specialty focused features.
I am trying to categorize some media and I am having trouble finding a name for shows that mix documentary / investigatory style with (openly) fictional / pseud
Is there a term for a genre with "person v. society" narratives where a gifted main character attempts to exploit a system for great personal gain. The term I'm
Some examples would be Spiderman: Peter Parker works as a Photographer but not even his aunt knows about his other identity until later. Mr. R