The Sand Monster's was created by Sadira using a magical amulet and he was forced to listen to her or risk having the amulet smashed, causing him to die. He kidnaps Princess Jasmine to get her out of the way of Sadira winning Aladdin but when Sadira doesn't want to hurt Jasmine, he takes Sadira's amulet and threatens to kill her. Aladdin and the others arrive to stop him and Genie distracts him long enough to retrieve the amulet back by putting him through a sand sifter. When the Sand Monster sees Sadira about to destroy the amulet with a rock, he tries to stop her by begging for forgiveness and mercy. But Sadira refuses and destroys the amulet, destroying him as well.