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Only Yesterday: The Carpenters Story

Documentary about brother and sister duo the Carpenters, one of the biggest-selling pop acts of the 1970s, but one with a destructive and complex secret that ended in tragedy with Karen Carpenter's untimely death at 32. Featuring behind-the-scenes footage and interviews with Richard Carpenter, family and friends.

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1 hour

Last on

Fri 18 Mar 2016 00:00


Role Contributor
ProducerSamantha Peters
Executive ProducerMark Cooper

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