|Directed by||Louis J. Gasnier|
|Written by||Alfredo Le Pera|
|Produced by||Samuel E. Piza|
|Music by||Alberto Castellanos |
|Distributed by||Paramount Pictures|
|10 August 1934|
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Cuesta abajo may refer to:
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