Patrick Malahide as Capt. Claude Howlett in All the King’s Men

All the King’s Men 023

Beck wants to go after the Turk "stragglers" who are shelling the beach. C.O.: "That famous zeal, Captain Beck. Much admired in training, hardly appropriate here."

Beck wants to go after the Turk “stragglers” who are shelling the beach.
C.O.: “That famous zeal, Captain Beck. Much admired in training, hardly appropriate here.”

Beck seems surprised by the answer, but Howlett merely looks unimpressed as usual.

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