B.R.A.T. Patrol, The (television)

B.R.A.T. Patrol, The (television) Two-hour television movie, aired on October 26, 1986. Directed by Mollie Miller. An unofficial club of children living on a marine base constantly antagonize a group of Junior Marines. They name themselves the B.R.A.T. Patrol, which stands for “Born, Raised, and Trapped.” In competing for the base’s Youth Service Award, the two groups spar, but the outcasts discover a plot to steal military supplies and eventually are able to prove their suspicions to the authorities and win the award. Stars Sean Astin, Tim Thomerson, Jason Presson, Joe Wright, Brian Keith, Stephen Lee, Billy Jacoby. The movie was filmed at the El Toro (California) Marine Corps Air Station.