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'12 Years' tops this year's best
Marker selects his favorite films for 2013
"12 Years a Slave" is movie reviewer Jeff Marker's No. 1 selection for best film of 2013.
The movie year 2013 was a tale of two seasons. Summer was so disappointing numerous people began ringing the death knell for the American movie industry. Steven Spielberg warned Hollywood was heading for “an implosion,” and he seemed right, given the alarming number of blockbuster flops and generally awful major studio product.