Synopsis by Mark Deming
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.
corruption, enemy, Mafia, Russian [nationality]