Pawn is about Doo Seok (Sung Dong Il), a debt collector who looks intimidating but is actually soft-hearted. One day, he goes to collect debt from an illegal immigrant named Myung Ja (Kim Yoon Jin), who gives her young daughter Seung Yi as collateral. However, Myung Ja is eventually deported, and Doo Seok is left to raise Seung Yi as her guardian.
- Movie: Pawn
- Revised romanization: Dambo
- Hangul: 담보
- Director: Kang Dae-Kyu
- Writer: Yoon Je-Kyun, Son Joo-Yeon
- Producer: Choi Joon-Ho
- Release Date: September 29, 2020
- Runtime: 113 min
- Genre: Drama
- Distributor: CJ Entertainment
Incheon, South Korea in 1993, Doo-Seok (Sung Dong-Il) works as a debt collector. He looks intimidating, but he actually has a warm heart. One day, he goes to see Myung-Ja (Kim Yunjin) to collect debt.
Unexpectedly, Myung-Ja gives her young young daughter Seung-Yi (Park So-Yi) as collateral. Myung-Ja is an illegal immigrant and she is deported from South Korea. Suddenly, Doo-Seok becomes Seung-Yi’s guardian.
Now, Seung-Yi (Ha Ji-Won) is all grown up.
- Pawn Torrent Files started filming began April 22, 2019 and finished July 31, 2019.
- Park So-Yi was cast to play young Seung-Yi after going through auditions involving about 300 other auditionees.