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Watch Todd Haynes’ “Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story” In Its Entirety, Online, For Free…

Watch Todd Haynes' "Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story" In Its Entirety, Online, For Free...

Who knows how long this will stay up, or how long it’s been there, but you can watch all of Todd Haynes’ nototious, difficult to find directorial debut classic “Superstar: The Karen Carpenter Story” on Google Video. An incomparable, strangely magical 43 minute film about the life of Karen Carpenter that was shot with Barbie dolls, take this as a serious opportunity if you haven’t seen the film. Originally released in 1987, it was withdrawn from circulation in 1990 after Haynes lost a copyright infringement lawsuit filed by Karen’s brother and musical collaborator, Richard Carpenter.

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