Thus, Kotcheff says, was the first “Kosher Western” born. 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 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. Billy Two Hats is a 1974 Western film directed by Ted Kotcheff. Billy Two Hats (1974) Trivia. Showing all 4 items . 9 of 9 found this interesting Interesting? Yes No | Share this. 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. Jewison was filming “Jesus Christ Superstar” in Israel at the time and suggested he film it there. 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 percentage of users who rated this 3.5 stars or higher. Sign up here. Share this: Facebook | Twitter | Permalink Hide options. The fact that this was a Western filmed in Israel was fodder for a number of comedians, who dubbed it "Shalom on the Range". This again, adds to the flavour of the film, giving it a nuance that marks it apart from dozens of others. 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. You're almost there! Billy builds a travois on which Deans can ride, dragged behind Billy's horse. No estoy seguro de que un mercenario como Ted Kotcheff fuera el más adecuado para filmar esta sencilla historia.