This Day in History: ‘St. Elmo’s Fire’ Turns 30

On June 28, 1985, the film St. Elmo’s Fire was released in theaters. The film focuses on seven friends and recent Georgetown University graduates adjusting to post-college life, while attempting to figure out what they want to do with their lives.

The seven friends were portrayed by actors Emilio Estevez, Demi Moore, Rob Lowe, Ally Sheedy, Judd Nelson, Andrew McCarthy and Mare Winningham; the media dubbed the group as “The Brat Pack.

Here is the film’s theme song, which was made famous by singer John Parr.