A romantic drama film is a film that seriously studies the romantic nature of relationships between people. Common themes include the characters making decisions based on a newly-found romantic attraction. The questions, "What am I living for?" or "Why am I with my current partner?" often arise. The appeal of these films is in the dramatic reality of the emotion expressed by the characters. The following is a list of recent romantic drama films. The most successful romantic drama film is Titanic (1997) with $1.8 Billion.