Whitney and Rainsford are getting ready to go to bed but before Rainsford goes to the back of the yaught to smoke his pipe. When Rainsford hears three gunshots he drops his pipe, and as he's going for it he falls into the water where he hears the fourth gun shot. He then tries to swim to the island
When Rainsford spots a beautiful castle he hesitantly goes in it. When he opens the door a big man is holding a gun at him, but Rainsford is quickly saved by General Zaroff bacuase he recognized Rainsfords name. Geeral Zaroff gives rainsford something to eat.
Over dinner Zaroff tells Rainsford about his hunting and what he hunts. Rainsford is surprised and starts questioning the general and calling him a murderer and not a hunter. But the general does not seem to care.
General Zaroff tells Rainsford that they are going hunting together. Rainsford doesn't agree to it at all. General Zaroff then makes if a deal, that if Rainsford won he could go home.
Zaroff continues to hunt for Rainsford. Though rainsford puts up a fight. When Zaroff, Iven and the dogs find him he climbs a tree and quickly jumps into the sea, leaving them on shore thinking they had won. But Rainsford was still alive.
Rainsford swims all the way to where the castle sits. While Zaroff was enjoying his victory meal he looks outside the window and sees Rainsford. Rainsford had won, and now he gets to go home.