- 45 min
Maricela and her mother Eugenia have fled El Salvador for the US with hopes of building a better life. Unable to find work in her profession as a schoolteacher, Eugenia becomes a live-in housekeeper to the affluent Gannett family. Conflict occurs when Maricela clashes with teenage Stacy Gannett, who resents her presence at home and at school. Can Maricela win Stacy's friendship while remaining true to her own ideals and values?
Maricela is a 1986 adventure movie with a runtime of 45 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.8.