Maleficent is the dark version of the fairy tale sleeping beauty and tells the familiar story from the perspective of twisted nearest foe, the witch maleficent.
It was once long, long ago in a peaceful forest Kingdom. Here lives the good-natured woodland fairy maleficent in harmony with countless mythical creatures. When one day the young Stefan got lost in the fabled fairy Kingdom, he meets maleficent and befriends her.
Quickly love arises from this friendship but, ultimately, it’s also the love that should be maleficent later undoing. Like all people, Stefan expires the hunger for power and ambition take him: to the throne of King Henry itself to snap, he brings him the wings of maleficent. Last but not least, King Henry wanted to subjugate the fairy Kingdom during his lifetime. Now, he passes his heir to Stefan, who is then crowned King.
Maleficent is meanwhile furious with rage. The betrayal of their best friend has left a deep wound. When many years later your child hold Aurora in the arms of King Stefan and his wife Ula, the dark fairy cursed the newborn. Aurora in an eternal sleep to fall on her 16th birthday. Only true love’s Kiss could redeem the innocent girl from the cruel curse. As soon as maleficent, but watched as the young Princess grows up, she realizes that Aurora of the key is to their own salvation.