Rainsford is a big game hunter,he is traveling to the amazon by a boat. However he fell over board because he heard a sound. He finds himself trap on Ship Trap Island
Rainsford comes along and finds a home where Ivan and General Zaroff live. They let Rainsford live with them for a little bit but Rainsford learns that in order to get off the island he has to play an insane game the General made up. And General Zaroff is an excellent hunter.
Ransford must survive for three days only stuck with a knife, food and a three hour head start. He sets up three traps to out smart the general, Ivan and the dogs.
Rainsford jumps off the cliff into the sea to get away from the hounds. He survives the fall and then waits for Zaroff in his house.
Rainsford confronts the General and then they duel. The General was the one killed and Rainsford slept soundly.