Exit (엑시트) is a 2019 South Korean action comedy film, written and directed by Lee Sang-geun, and starring Jo Jong-suk and Im Yoona.
The film follows the story of a grown man who attempts to reconnect with an old crush, but following a chain of events, they end up trying to escape from a mysterious white gas that threatens to engulf the entire Seoul district.
Yongnam graduated from a university several years ago, but he is still looking for a decent job.
His hobby is rock climbing, which he was an active participant in his university days.
Meanwhile, Yongnam's mother Hyunok is set to turn 70-years-old and she will have a birthday celebration at a convention hall.
At his mother's birthday celebration, Yongnam sees Uijoo. She works as an assistant manager at the convention hall.
Back in their university days, Yongnam and Uijoo were members of the rock climbing club. Yongnam confessed his feelings for her back then, but Uijoo rejected him.
To this day, Yongnam still holds feelings for Uijoo.
Suddenly, a lethal gas spreads throughout the area.
2020 (56th) BaekSang Arts Awards - June 5, 2020
Best Screenplay (Lee Sang-Geun)
2020 (56th) Daejong Film Awards - June 3, 2020
Best Editing (Lee Kang-Hee)
2019 (40th) Blue Dragon Film Awards - November 21, 2019
Best New Director (Lee Sang-Geun)