The King of Baghdad is enraged at the infidelity of his wife. He decided to marry a new virgin every night, and to kill her in the morning. Years later, as the supply of virgins is at an all time live, the king decides to marry the daughter of his top minister. With her life on the line, the minister's daughter weaves a tale of intrigue to beguile her new husband. Her stories come to cliffhangers as dawn breaks, earning her the reprieve of one more day. Filled with wonder and a lesson or two, her tales transform and win the king’s heart.