Whitney and Rainsford are heading to Rio to hunt jaguars. They were sitting on the back of the boat and Rainsford was smoking his pipe when he heard 3 gunshots. He went to the side of the boat and his pipe fell and he tried to get it and fell off and was onto an island.
After falling in, Rainsford swims to Ship Trap island and goes up to the mansion, and gets a gun held up against his chest. Then he tells him he has read Rainsford's books. He meets General Zaroff and Ivan. Zaroff tells him he hunts a new species. They have dinner and he tells him about the books he read that Rainsford wrote.
The species was humans. General Zaroff tells Rainsford that they are gonna hunt each other. They have 3 days to survive on Ship Trap Island.
As the hunt goes on, Rainsford continues to hide from General Zaroff and he never finds him. Rainsford kills a few of his hunting dogs that he lets out at 7.
Rainsford sneaks back into General Zaroff's house to go to sleep. He walks into General Zaroff's room and he is hiding in there and Rainsford stabs him, and sleeps in his bed. General Zaroff was wondering what he was doing in his house.
Rainsford falls asleep in General Zaroff's bed.He says it is the most comfortable bed he has ever slept on.