The exposition introduces new characters(Rainsford and Whitney) on a yacht and then they hear gun shots from a island and the the main protagonist falls of the boat and swims to the mysterious island.
The Rainsford lands on the island and is searching for any signs of life and then encounters the men that shot the guns on the island and the to have a sporting game, but the catch is they are hunting humans!
Rainsford is hunted down in the forest while he sets traps for the Zaroff and camps out and waits.
Rainsford almost manages to kill Zaroff but ends up killing his dog and then the hunter goes back to the camp with Ivain and they rest for another day of hunting.
Rainsford starts to make his way over to the camp and then waits for Zaroff in a tree
Zaroff starts making his dinner and then realized Rainsford is in the tree then the hunter congratulates him but Rainsford wants to finish off the game and they have a duel. And Rainsford has never felt a better bed.