The Best Slow Burn Movies That Won't Burn You Out

Good slow burn movies lull audiences into a false sense of comfortability with their low energy but engaging storylines only to deliver an unforgettable ending. They often build to a crescendo that changes your entire perspective of the film up to that point. Maybe it has to do with an unreliable narrator like Memento or  The Usual Suspects. One might ever consider the slow, deliberate, and methodical pace of The Batman to be a slow burn superhero movie. Arrival and Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy certainly take their time getting to the ending but it's well worth it. Now it's time to determine the best slow burn movie of all time with the help of your votes.

Vote up your favorite slow burning films, you can also vote down other movies that you think other fans should skip. Be sure to check new and up coming slow burn movies as they are released and added to this list.

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