Long ago, in the ancient desert kingdom of Agrabah, a poor young man named Aladdin dares to dream. He dreams of a life away from the crowded streets?from having to steal food to survive. When he encounters the kingdom's runaway Princess and strikes up a friendship with a wacky all-powerful genie, Aladdin thinks his dreams will come true. With the genie's three wishes, Aladdin no longer has to be a "street rat," living instead as a handsome and wealthy Prince! But the evil Jafar, Aladdin's rival for the hand of the Princess and the power of the Genie, has other plans!