Bad Boys for Life movie is based on the widow of the cartel kingpin Benito, escapes from a Mexican prison with the help of her son Armando. Isabel sent Armando to Miami, recovering a significant amount of money concealed by his father Benito, as well as killing those responsible for his father’s arrest and eventual death in prison. Isabel demands that Armando eventually kill Miami detective Mike Lovere. In Miami, Mike accompanies his partner Marcus Burnett to the birth of their first grandson. Desiring to spend more time with his family, aging Marcus tells Mike that he intends to retire, in Mike’s clutches. During the celebration party of Marcus’ grandson, Mike is shot by Armando and left in a coma for months. The first by Isabel to target Mike, Armando continued to kill other targets on his list during Mike’s secularization. After Mike’s recovery, he is ready for revenge and tries unsuccessfully to recruit the now-retired Marcus, creating a rift between them. Mike violently identified arms dealer Booker Grassi as an informant. Realizing that Mike would not support the order to stay away from the investigation, Captain Howard, led by Mike’s ex-girlfriend Rita, worked with the technically running team in charge, Advanced Miami Metro Operations (AMMO). Gave permission. While the team surveys Grassi in an arms deal, Mike determines that the purchasers intend to kill and interfere with Grassi, but fails to save him. Later, Marcus is called by an old informer, Carver Remy, who believes the killer is after him. Marcus contacts Mike and the pair travel to Carver, but it is too late to save him. Armando runs away after a shootout with Mike. AMMO is down due to the failure of the operation. Personally, Mike tells Marcus that Armando was probably his son. Prior to partnering with Marcus, Mike worked as an undercover officer at the Eretus Cartel, where he met Isabel. They fell in love and together fled using “Hasta Ila Fugo” as a secret catchphrase. Mike eventually remained loyal to the police, knowing how dangerous Isabel had become. Despite Mike’s protests, Marcus and the AMMO join Mexico City to confront him. At Hidalgo Palace, Mike meets Isabel and scolds her for hiding the truth from her. Firing broke out between the men of AMMO and Isabel. Marcus shot the pilot of Isabel’s support helicopter, causing it to crash into the central lobby and fire. Seeking the truth from his mother, Isabel confirms to Armando that Mike is her father. Realizing the task for which he had spent a lifetime training was a lie, Armando tries to protect his father, which leads to Isabel unknowingly shooting Armando while aiming for Mike. She killed. Enraged, she attempts to eliminate Mike, but Rita intervenes and shoots Isabel, causing her to fall into the flames below.
After some time, Rita is promoted as a police captain, while Mike and Marcus are placed in charge of the AMMO. Mike goes to meet a remorseful Armando in prison, giving him a chance for some redemption, which he accepts.