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Carlina Cruz in Wonderworks: Maricela

Wonderworks: Maricela

1986 NR

Unable to find a job as a teacher, recently arrived Salvadorian immigrant Eugenia (Irene DeBari) becomes a live-in housekeeper for the wealthy Gannett family. Unaccustomed to American values, Eugenia's daughter Maricela (Carlina Cruz) struggles to fit in at home and at school. A heartwarming look at a mother and daughter's attempt to achieve the American dream, this drama also stars Lisa Marie Simmon and Linda Lavin.