In 1985, the term The Brat Pack was coined in a New York Magazine article as a take on the iconic Rat Pack of the '50s and '60s. The group c...
The Brat Pack. Thank you for all my favorite movies.
The Brat Pack is a nickname given to a group of young actors who frequently appeared together in teen-oriented coming-of-age films in the 1980s. The term was first mentioned in a 1985 New York magazine article (the term "Brat Pack" is a play on the Rat Pack from the 1950s and 1960s). The actors themselves were known to dislike the label. Many of their careers peaked in the middle of the 1980s, but declined afterwards for various reasons.
The Outsiders. This was the beginning for a lot of the Brat Pack boys... Rob Lowe, Patrick Swayze, Emilio Estevez, Matt Dillon, Tom Cruise. A teenage girl's dream!
Molly Ringwald, Anthony Michael Hall, Ally Sheedy & Judd Nelson on Jan. 1, 1990.
How the Brat Pack got its name — and spoiled celebrity journalism forever - The Washington Post
It doesn't get better than this.
Loved everyone of these guys in St. Elmo's Fire
The Breakfast Club - 1985
St Elmos Fire - stellar cast that was branded the new Brat Pack