Close to You: Remembering the Carpenters

Close to You: Remembering the Carpenters

Richard Carpenter
 Cast: Richard Carpenter
Richard Carpenter
, Herb Alpert
Herb Alpert

DVD (Dolby 5.1 / Stereo)

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The meteoric rise to fame of The Carpenters is documented on this DVD. The disc offers a standard full-frame 1.33:1 transfer. English, Spanish, and French soundtracks are rendered in Dolby Digital Stereo. There are neither subtitles nor closed-captions on this release. In addition to the wealth of information provided in the documentary itself, the supplemental materials include a photo gallery, discography, previously unreleased television and radio advertisements, and clips of The Carpenters' visit to the White House. Fans of this wholesome duo will enjoy this informative disc.

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Product Details

Release Date: 03/31/1998
UPC: 0030306727820
Original Release: 1997
Rating: NR
Source: Mpi Home Video
Region Code: 0
Sound: [Dolby Digital, stereo]
Time: 1:40:00
Sales rank: 25,167

Special Features

Interactive menus; Chapter search; English, Spanish, and French tracks; Dolby Digital stereo; Photo gallery; Discography; Previously unreleased TV and radio jingles; The Carpenters at the White House

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Richard Carpenter Interviewee
Herb Alpert Interviewee

Technical Credits
Paul Surratt Executive Producer
JoAnn Young Executive Producer

Scene Index

Side #1
0. Chapters
1. Introduction [3:23]
2. Yesterday Once More [4:44]
3. Dancing in the Street [4:47]
4. Ticket to Ride [3:39]
5. (They Long to Be) Close to You [3:35]
6. We've Only Just Begun [1:26]
7. For All We Know [3:14]
8. Bless the Beasts and Children [2:07]
9. Rainy Days and Mondays [1:58]
10. Superstar [3:21]
11. Hurting Each Other [3:59]
12. Goodbye to Love [1:24]
13. Top of the World [2:00]
14. The Story Continues [:50]
15. Only Yesterday [4:44]
16. Merry Christmas Darling [3:04]
17. This Masquerade [3:36]
18. Touch Me When We're Dancing [3:36]
19. Finale [2:27]
20. (They Long to Be) Close to You [1:09]
21. End Credits [1:07]
22. Encore Program [1:41]
23. (A Place To) Hideaway [5:27]
24. Potato Chip Commercial [2:38]
25. Ave Maria [2:41]
26. TV Special Promo [:34]

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