Movie actress Linda Winters has gone into the jungle to find her lost husband Fred. Bomba the Jungle Boy helps in the rescue effort. A major obstacle facing them is a killer leopard which specializes in tearing people limb from limb.

Director:

Writers:

, (character)
Reviews

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

George Harland and his daughter Pat are photographers who discover a wild boy in the jungle. When Pat become lost, Bomba brings her back, overcoming plagues of locusts, forest fires and fierce wild animals.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Peggy Ann Garner, Onslow Stevens
Action | Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Princess Leah is the rightful heir to a tribal throne which has been stolen from her by the dastardly Hassan. Bomba the Jungle Boy, of course, comes to her rescue.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Sue England, Paul Guilfoyle
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

Bomba the Jungle Boy must stop a man-eating black panther while helping Ludy Maitland and her brother Robert build an experimental farm.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Allene Roberts, Lita Baron
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

Mona Andrews arrives by plane in Laghaso Station, Africa, to visit her uncle, Commissioner Andy Barnes, just as three elephant hunters, Jeff Woode, Paul Gavin and Kenny Balou, set out under... See full summary »

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Wayne Morris, Nancy Hale
Safari Drums (1953)
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A bunch of movie makers arrive in Africa to make a film about jungle wildlife. One of their party kills a geologist and Bomba the Jungle Boy must find out whodunnit. He does, while helping ... See full summary »

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Barbara Bestar, Emory Parnell
Certificate: Passed Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Against stock footage of lions, elephants and wildebeasts, Bomba the Jungle Boy captures a pair of nefarious diamond smugglers.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Laurette Luez, Martin Garralaga
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Bomba the Jungle Boy informs ne'er-do-well lion hunters that the lions were meant to roam the jungle freely. Since they pay him no attention, Bomba must save the lions (and Jean, incidentally).

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Morris Ankrum, Ann E. Todd
Certificate: Passed Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Elephant poachers Joe Collins and Bob Warren plan to steal a load of ivory which the natives want to give to the missionary, Miss Banks, but Bomba the Jungle Boy calls on friendly elephants to trample them to death.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Donna Martell, John Kellogg
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

When a young boy is kidnapped by hunters who believe he knows the location of a great treasure, Bomba the Jungle Boy seeks to rescue him from them and from a volcano which is about to erupt.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Donald Woods, Marjorie Lord
Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

It's Bomba the Jungle Boy to the rescue when the evil Arab chieftain Ali Ben Mamoud steals a golden idol from the Watusi tribe.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Anne Kimbell, Paul Guilfoyle
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Bomba, the Jungle Boy and now animal protector, discovers human skeletons which turn out to be those of his parents.

Director: Ford Beebe
Stars: Johnny Sheffield, Karen Sharpe, Walter Sande
Certificate: Passed Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Cheri-Bibi is an escape artist wrongly imprisoned for murdering the wealthy father of his admirer Cecile. The real murderer is Cecile's fiancé, so how will Bibi escape his death sentence and win back Cecile?

Director: John S. Robertson
Stars: John Gilbert, Leila Hyams, Lewis Stone
Edit

Cast

Complete credited cast:
...
...
Linda Winters
Barry Bernard ...
Charlie Pulham
Donald Murphy ...
Fred Winters
Leonard Mudie ...
Deputy Commissioner Andy Barnes
Smoki Whitfield ...
Eli
...
Sgt. Maitland
Rory Mallinson ...
Deevers
Harry Cording ...
Supt. Saunders
Charles Stevens ...
Tony Gonzales
Roy Glenn ...
Daniel
Bill Walker ...
Jonas
Guy Kingsford ...
Policeman
Milton Wood ...
Conji
Edit

Storyline

Movie actress Linda Winters has gone into the jungle to find her lost husband Fred. Bomba the Jungle Boy helps in the rescue effort. A major obstacle facing them is a killer leopard which specializes in tearing people limb from limb.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

sequel | See All (1) »

Genres:

Adventure

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 August 1954 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bomba and the Killer Leopard  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.37 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The penultimate entry in the 'Bomba' series. See more »

Goofs

The 'crocodiles' in the jungle pond scene are American alligators only found in one place in the world; Florida, and never in a jungle in Africa. You can tell the difference by the broad snout (crocodiles have very narrow snouts). See more »

Connections

Follows Bomba and the Jungle Girl (1952) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Hollywood Comes To Bomba
10 March 2012 | by (Buffalo, New York) – See all my reviews

This entry in the Bomba The Jungle Boy series has Johnny Sheffield with two problems. Movie star Beverly Garland has come to Africa trailing her worthless husband who has embezzled all kinds of money and the cops also want him. But Garland wants to make it right. But while she's out hunting him, there's a Killer Leopard on the lose and he's on the prowl for any and all concerned.

The husband is Donald Murphy and he's hired guide Barry Bernard to go into the interior to get some diamonds out for a little illegal smuggling. He really isn't interested in being Mr. Movie Star's husband any longer. Still Garland has a mission and she's got Bomba along for help.

Watching Garland and Murphy I was thinking of two show business marriages that of Fanny Brice and Nicky Arnstein and that of Doris Day and Marty Melcher. The writers could have been inspired by either or both of those.

Killer Leopard is an above average Bomba picture even though Sheffield is clearly getting too old to be a convincing jungle boy.


1 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Killer Leopard (1954) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?