I Spit on Your Grave follows Jennifer, a writer who is working on a new novel and needs to get out of the city to finish it. She hires a riverside apartment to finish her novel, attracting the attention of a number of male locals. They catch Jenifer one day and strip her naked for the Village Idiot to rape her. He can't or won't and so one of the others does it for him. Jennifer is raped a further two times, her novel is destroyed, and she subsequently begins to seek revenge on the men who raped her.