The blur opens in Mexico, with Colonel John "Hannibal" Smith (Liam Neeson) captivated bound by two abject Mexican officers, alive for the apostate General Javier Tuco (Yul Vazquez). Hannibal escapes afterwards actuality larboard to be fed on by two bouncer dogs, and sets out to accomplishment his comrade-in-arms Templeton "Faceman" Peck (Bradley Cooper), who is himself captivated bound by Tuco at Tuco's clandestine ranch, area Face had absorbed the General's wife. Hannibal makes it to the agronomical in time to save Face from a abominable demise, afterwards enlisting ashamed Ranger Bosco B.A. Baracus (Quinton Jackson), active to the accomplishment in B.A.'s adapted GMC Vandura van. With the three men now on the run from the affronted Tuco, they stop in at a adjacent Army hospital, to recruit the casework of batty pilot H.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock (Sharlto Copley). In a medical chopper, they appoint Tuco in a abandoned aeriform action (the account of B.A.'s alternating abhorrence of flying) and ends aback they administer to allurement Tuco's chopper into American airspace, area it's destroyed by a U.S. F-22 Raptor - the apogee to an busy plan put calm by Hannibal.
The blur afresh moves advanced "eight years and eighty acknowledged missions later", area the aggregation - now a highly-regarded, aristocratic action assemblage - is stationed in Iraq. Hannibal is contacted by CIA Agent Lynch (Patrick Wilson), who reveals that Iraqi insurgents are in control of U.S. treasury plates actuality acclimated to accomplish affected currency. Lynch wants Hannibal and his aggregation to abduct the plates and over 1 billion dollars in affected banknote that's due to be confused out of Baghdad. At the aforementioned time, DCIS Captain Charissa Sosa (Jessica Biel) arrives on the scene, admonishing her ex-lover Face, whom forth with the blow of aggregation she has antipathy for, to break abroad from the plates and out of Baghdad. Adjoin the admonition of his advantageous officer, General Morrison (Gerald McRaney), Hannibal agrees to abduct the plates, admitting in an actionable "Black Ops" mission. The mission is successful, but aback the aggregation allotment to abject to accommodated their advantageous officer, both the aircraft alembic accustomed the money and Morrison's Humvee are destroyed by men from the clandestine aegis close Black Forest (a fictionalized adaptation of Blackwater), led by the adamant and wise-cracking Brock Pike (Brian Bloom). With Morrison the alone affidavit that they were, in fact, acting on the U.S.'s behalf, the aggregation is arrested, tried, dishonorably absolved and bedevilled to ten years in federal prison.
Six months later, a still-incarcerated Hannibal is visited by Lynch already more, who reveals that Pike may be aggravating to advertise the plates with the advice of a abstruse Arab backer. Hannibal, who has been tracking Pike on his own, strikes up a accord with Lynch: apple-pie annal for himself and his team, in acknowledgment for the plates. Lynch agrees, and Hannibal escapes bastille with the advice of a drug-soaked cigar that makes him arise dead. Hannibal afresh break out Face (pretending to be a abatement man and burglary the tanning bed Face is in), B.A. (by ripping off the aperture of the bastille bus alteration him) and Murdock (through confusing the German V.A. hospital in which he's committed with a 3D movie). By now, Sosa, who holds a animosity adjoin the aggregation for behindhand her warnings to break abroad from Baghdad and accepting her demoted to Lieutenant, is hot on the team's trail, and beneath the acceptance that the aggregation is alive with Pike, she tries to arch them off afore they leave Germany in a aggressive Lockheed C-130 Hercules aircraft. The even is destroyed by two remote-piloted bombinate fighters, but the aggregation manages to escape central the anatomy of a catchbasin on parachutes, which they fly by cutting circuit off and blockage their momentum.
They clue Pike, in the aggregation of the abstruseness Arab, and barrage an abhorrent in which they administer to accost the plates and kidnap the Arab at the aforementioned time. With the barring of Hannibal, the aggregation is abashed to apprentice that the Arab is absolutely General Morrison, who formed with Lynch and Pike to abduct the plates, but afresh teamed up with Pike to bluff Lynch and affected his own death. Aback Lynch learns that the aggregation has Morrison in their possession, he orders an air bang to annihilate them all in one fell swoop. The aggregation almost manages to escape, and Morrison is killed.
Realizing that their backs are to a wall, Face hatches a plan. Hannibal arranges to accommodated Sosa (knowing her buzz curve are broke by Lynch) on lath a burden address at a city dock, adage he'll duke over Morrison and the plates in barter for his freedom. Face afresh calls her on a second, beginning buzz he had ahead accustomed her. Lynch reenlists Pike, and sets up a allurement for Hannibal and aggregation at the docks. This has been advancing by Face, who sets off an busy alternation of diversions to breach Lynch's aggregation up, and added importantly, get Lynch anon involved. The plan about goes afield aback Pike fires a rocket at the ship, about antibacterial it, but he's eventually dead by B.A. Lynch advance bottomward Hannibal and a hooded Morrison dummy, and shoots Morrison in the arch afore agreeable Hannibal in a abandoned fistfight. Hannibal anon gets the high duke until Lynch grabs a authority of his gun, about the alembic they are in is lifted- absolute Sosa and dozens of Federal agents with accoutrements drawn. Morrison is appear to be Murdock in a melted-Kevlar helmet. Lynch is taken into aegis by the CIA, but adverse to what they were expecting, the A-Team is already afresh arrested by the military, this time for artifice incarceration. Sosa, who has been answer aback to the rank Captain for accepting aback the plates and acumen the A-Team, promises to do all she can to set them free, afore kissing Face goodbye as he is led into a bastille van. In the van, the aggregation laments their misfortune, but Hannibal seems optimistic, and defers to Face, who smiles and reveals that Sosa gave him an escape key during their kiss afore saying, "I don't beggarly to abduct your band Hannibal, but I adulation it aback a plan comes together".
The blur ends with a account of the aperture account (spoken by Corey Burton) from the aboriginal television series.
* Liam Neeson as John "Hannibal" Smith
* Bradley Cooper as Templeton "Faceman" Peck
* Quinton "Rampage" Jackson as Bosco Albert "B.A." (Bad Attitude) Baracus
* Sharlto Copley as H.M. "Howling Mad" Murdock
* Jessica Biel as Charisa Sosa
* Patrick Wilson as Lynch
* Brian Bloom as Brock Pike
* Gerald McRaney as General Morrison
* Jon Hamm as addition Lynch
* Corey Burton as Narrator
In a column credits scene, aboriginal alternation actors Dirk Benedict (Face) and Dwight Schultz (Murdock) accept a adornment with their blur equivalents Bradley Cooper and Sharlto Copley. Benedict plays Face's adolescent tanning bed applicant and Schultz plays a neurologist who examines Murdock.