Melodrama is a dramatic, literary work, is of the main one genres. The term is applied to stage performances without incidental music. Monodramas were produced in Germany in the fourth quarter. Franz Schubert wrote a melodrama Die Zauberharfe in 1820. The stage melodrama featured six stock character s, the hero. Gainsborough melodramas were with successful audiences. Griffith films included the melodramatic epic of the French Revolution Orphans. DeMille directed the outrageous Madam Satan about a wealthy socialite.
Dramatic, literary work, Main one genres, Subgenre of drama film