Bad Boys For Life review is about the adventure of two cops waging war on drugs. Mike Lowery (Will Smith) and Marcus Burnnet (Martin Lawrence) are two policemen responsible for narcotics. While Mike Lowery struggles to deal with the effects of the midlife crisis, Marcus Burnett continues his career as a police inspector. This time, the two go after a drug lord Armando Armas. However, it is not easy to catch Armando. In pursuit of Armando, who is also a cold-blooded killer, the duo find themselves on a tough adventure.
It’s the year 2020 and Marcus now wants to lead a peaceful family life away from all the violence. But his partner in crime Mike cannot let go so easily because this time, the horrors of his past have come to haunt him and it’s destroying the world around him. He must do what it takes to protect himself and exact revenge. But first, he needs to convince Marcus to get back into the game.
‘Bad Boys For Life’ Has A Strong Cast
Bad Boys For Life review – It’s a simple plot with many new additions in the cast. But the one who leaves a lasting impact is the film’s main villain Armando Aretas (Jacob Scipio) – a strapping young leader of a Mexican drug cartel, whose lethal blows totally belie his baby-face good looks. Mexican-American actress Kate del Castillo is also impressive as the ruthless widow Isabel Aretas, who literally calls the shots in this high-octane action comedy. The new crack team called AMMO led by Kelly (Vanessa Hudgens) has more (Alexander Ludwig, Charles Melton) and they inject the much needed freshness into the proceedings. However, it’s the film’s leading duo who take their perfect friendship a notch higher. They’re the strongest when together. Whether it is Will Smith’s towering persona and swashbuckling punches or Martin’s poker-faced humour, it works.
Directors Adil and Bilall pull out all stops to make it more exciting. While the action and comedy elements like high-speed chases and witty one-liners work, the pace drops in parts. The film’s climax, however, is packed with more startling revelations and some finely executed action in the picturesque locations of Miami and Mexico.
In result, this one carries forward the legacy of the bad boys franchise. And the magic of its leading men ensure that third time’s a charm.