Welcome to the home of LA’s first and only online film critics society.

About the Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society

Los Angeles is the home of Hollywood and the film industry. While there are hundreds of critics who reside in the Los Angeles area, prior to the launch of LAOFCS in 2016, there was only one LA critics group. Other major US cities such as San Francisco, New York, and Austin had online critics groups but not Los Angeles. We wanted to change that which is one of the reasons why we created the Los Angeles Online Film Critics Society (LAOFCS)…

Meet the Founders

Scott Menzel


Scott Mantz


Ashley Menzel

(Vice President)


Movie Pick of The Week

Daily Critic Pick: New Member Favorites

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Awards Ceremony Highlights Reel

Inaugural Awards Ceremony