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Don't miss out on the opportunity to see The Godfather II (1974, US) on the big screen tonight. Generally considered to be the best of the set, Ford Coppola's Mafia classic continues the story of blood, guts and paranoia in the midst of Little Italy. Following the release of his new book, The Godfather (Faber and Faber), Peter Cowie will be answering questions and talking about the creation of the Godfather trilogy at the Clapham Picture House, London SW4; 7pm, pounds 5.50. Box office: 0171498 3323.

Meanwhile, former US busker and now established musician Peter Case performs live in concert. Energetic, blues rock guitar playing is matched with strong vocals and a talent for powerful writing, often concerned with people caught up in violent and difficult circumstances, said to reflect his own experience of life on the streets. At the Spacex Gallery, Exeter; 7.30pm, pounds 4.50/pounds 3.50 concs. Information: 01392 431786.

For attractive Christmas gifts or for artistic inspiration, head for the aptly named mixed media exhibition, Irresistibly Iridescent. On display from today is the work of 10 British craft makers including Sutton Taylor and Joanna Constantinidis. Glass, ceramics and metal are decorated with lustrous surface finish and spectacular colours. Prices range from pounds 15 upwards. To 29 December at the Bluecoat Display Centre, Liverpool. Free. Information: 0151 709 4014.

And Frozen Lakes celebrates the beauty of winter in the Lakeland landscape, with a collection of photographs by award-winning freelance photographer Joseph Hardman. Showing a particular interest in agricultural events and seasonal activities, his breathtaking views of lakes and mountains are well worth a visit. To 24 December at the Abbot Hall Art Gallery, Kirkland, Kendal, Cumbria. Information: 01539 722464.

Please note that for information concerning Adieu, Jacques... at the Jermyn Theatre, London SW1 the correct number is 0171 287 2875. We apologise for any inconvenience this may have caused.

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