Good battles evil in a timeless story of Biblical heroism. The righteous Jew Mordecai and the despicable Haman square off for control of the young Persian King Xerxes. But Haman's plans include something horrible for Mordecai and his people. It is up to Mordecai's niece, Esther, to win the affection of the King, unmask Haman's treachery, and save the Jewish people. Based upon the Book of Esther.