Princess Aurora finds herself drawn into a love match with the dashing Prince Phillip. The wedding is scheduled. There is only one hitch: She will need the approval of her fairy godmother, Maleficent. The princess and the fairy queen share a complex mother-daughter relationship. Unfortunately, Maleficent finds herself at odds with her goddaughter’s wishes after Prince Phillip’s mother Queen Ingrith does not show proper respect and decorum. A conflict of wills quickly escalates to a clash of armies as the human and fairy tale forces battle one another to settle the matter.