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Family Drama is a genre revolving around conflicts between family members. In a more general sense, any work of fiction about the relationships within a family. The longer, non-funny version of the Dom Com. Expect lots of this in a Big, Screwed-Up Family. On Live-Action TV, it usually comes in Dramatic Hour Long shows. Many Soap Operas overlap with this genre. See also Teen Drama.


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  • Fullmetal Alchemist: The series is about two brothers trying to fix themselves, both literally and figuratively.
  • Grave of the Fireflies: A film about two orphaned siblings during World War II.
  • Witchblade: The story is about a young woman and her adopted daughter. Much of the plot is driven by their involvement with the conspiracy surrounding the child's biological parents.

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