A man running away from corruption finds it in an unexpected place in this thriller. After getting caught up in a case in which a young boy was killed, Ray (Greg Evigan), a police detective, decides to pull up stakes and moves from Manhattan to upstate New York. However, Ray quickly discovers that his new home town is a hotbed of activity for the Russian Mafia; he becomes determined to clear them out, but soon learns not all his friends are his allies in this matter. The Pawn also stars Tony Lo Bianco and Sydney Penny.
~ Mark Deming, Rovi