This again, adds to the flavour of the film, giving it a nuance that marks it apart from dozens of others. Billy Two Hats (1974) Trivia. Elderly Scottish crook Arch Deans comes to the aid of native American Billy Two Hats after a bank robbery the pair were involved in goes wrong. The percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. Billy Two Hats is a 1974 Western film directed by Ted Kotcheff. You're almost there! Yes No | Share this. Sign up here. Showing all 4 items . Share this: Facebook | Twitter | Permalink Hide options. No estoy seguro de que un mercenario como Ted Kotcheff fuera el más adecuado para filmar esta sencilla historia. The interestingly titled Billy 'Two Hats' is given an unusually sympathetic and approachable role, especially considering the western genre's tendency to the opposite toward native American characters. Thus, Kotcheff says, was the first “Kosher Western” born. The interestingly titled Billy 'Two Hats' is given an unusually sympathetic and approachable role, especially considering the western genre's tendency to the opposite toward native American characters. The fact that this was a Western filmed in Israel was fodder for a number of comedians, who dubbed it "Shalom on the Range". Billy Two Hats es un western minimalista rodado en los desiertos fantasmales de Israel, impregnado de un profundo aire de tristeza en todos sus planos. Billy builds a travois on which Deans can ride, dragged behind Billy's horse. Billy Two Hats This is a fresh, different oater (the first filmed in Israel) that opens with violence and contains some throughout but never lingers lovingly on mayhem and gore. 9 of 9 found this interesting Interesting? Jewison was filming “Jesus Christ Superstar” in Israel at the time and suggested he film it there.