Adventure drama starring Brooke Shields. After the death of her father, Dale Gordon (Shields) takes his place in a dangerous race across the Sahara Desert, disguised as a man. As the racers prepare to journey through a hostile war zone, tribesman Rasoul (John Rhys-Davies) tries to take Dale prisoner after her true identity is exposed. But his ruling nephew Jaffar (Lambert Wilson) stops him and tries to woo Dale himself. However, she is captured again by a rival tribe and imprisoned in a cage guarded by panthers. Will she find a way to escape and compete in the race before it's too late?