Whitney and Rainsford are on their way to Rio to hunt jaguars. On the way they pass shiptrap island and Whitney tells Rainsford about the islands grizzly reputation. After Whitney went to bed Rainsford heard 3 gunshots.
Rainsford falls overboard and fights for his life. He spots shiptrap island. Decieding that it was his best option for survival he swam to the island.
Once on the island Rainsford sees the lights of a house. When he knocks on the door a giant opens it. The large man points a gun at Rainsford. But he is saved by a man, General Zaroff.
Rainsford is eating with General Zaroff when the General tells Rainsford some disturbing news. He hunts humans and he wants Rainsford to hunt with him. When Rainsford diclines he wants to hunt Rainsford.
Rainsford is sent out into the woods and for awhile he escapes the General. When he finally sees the General he is accompanied by Ivan, the giant, and his pack of large hounds.
Rainsford kills Ivan and hides in the generals house. Him and the general fight to the death. Afterwards Rainsford slept in the Generals, large, comfy bed.