Congo Bill (serial)

1948 film by Thomas Carr, Spencer Gordon Bennet

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Congo Bill
Original poster for Congo Bill
Directed bySpencer Gordon Bennet
Thomas Carr
Written byGeorge H. Plympton
Arthur Hoerl
Lewis Clay
Based on
StarringDon McGuire
Cleo Moore
Jack Ingram
I. Stanford Jolley
Leonard Penn
Nelson Leigh
Distributed byColumbia Pictures
Release date
  • October 28, 1948 (1948-10-28)
Running time
15 chapters
CountryUnited States

Congo Bill (1948) is a Columbia movie serial based on the DC Comics character Congo Bill, later named Congorilla.


A girl is about to inherit a fortune, but she is missing in Africa. Her family engages Congo Bill, an adventurer, to find her, and bring her back to civilization. He follows a legend about a mysterious White Queen, but his path is full of difficulties, by an inhospitable jungle, and the man who will lose the fortune if the girl is found alive...



Chapter titles

  1. The Untamed Beast
  2. Jungle Gold
  3. A Hot Reception
  4. Congo Bill Springs a Trap
  5. White Shadows in the Jungle
  6. The White Queen
  7. Black Panther
  8. Sinister Schemes
  9. The Witch Doctor Strikes
  10. Trail of Treachery
  11. A Desperate Chance
  12. The Lair of the Beast
  13. Menace of the Jungle
  14. Treasure Trap
  15. The Missing Letter


See also


  1. ^ Cline, William C. (1984). "Filmography". In the Nick of Time. McFarland & Company, Inc. pp. 248. ISBN 0-7864-0471-X.

External links

Preceded by
Superman (1948)
Columbia Serial
'Congo Bill (1948)
Succeeded by

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