All forms of cinema or television that involve fictional stories
Films ending up in a series of challenges that typically include violence, extended fighting, physical feats, and frantic chases
Films that seek to elicit a negative emotional reaction from viewers by playing on their fears
The stylistic approach to a crime film varies from realistic portrayals of real-life criminal figures, to the far-fetched evil doings of imaginary arch-villains.
Science fiction films
Films that use speculative, fictional science-based depictions of phenomena that are not fully accepted by mainstream science
Films in which songs sung by the characters are interwoven into the narrative, sometimes accompanied by dancing. Song texts are key elements in this genre.
A nonfictional motion picture intended to document some aspect of reality, primarily for the purposes of instruction, education, or maintaining a historical record.
Historical films and plays
Films in which stories are based upon historical events and famous people. Translators have to be familiar with historical events.