In an Arabian kingdom far away, lives a young woman called Shehrazad. She is the jewel in the eyes of her father, whose daily task is to select the Sultan's next wife. But, there is one condition: each bride must meet her fate the morning after the wedding. Beautiful and brave Shehrazad offers herself as the Sultan's bride and persuades him to grant her one last request - a story for her younger sister Dunyazad. As Sherazad's tale transports her enchanted listeners to other worlds, dawn breaks and a new day begins. But how many tales will it take before the Sultan lifts his deadly curse?