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Five Favorite Family Dramas

When Producer Jim Burke walked on stage at The Golden Globes to receive the best motion picture – drama – award for “The Descendants,” those were real tears in his eyes. He is a filmmaker who passionately loves films; particularly those that make him laugh and cry, some times in the same scene. Here are five family dramas that fit that category, including his most recent collaboration with director Alexander Payne.

Producer Jim Burke's Five Favorite Family Dramas

When Producer Jim Burke walked on stage at The Golden Globes to receive the best motion picture – drama – award for “The Descendants,” those were real tears in his eyes. He is a filmmaker who passionately loves films; particularly those that make him laugh and cry, some times in the same scene. Here are five family dramas that fit that category, including his most recent collaboration with director Alexander Payne.