Penelope Cruz thinks that Cate Blanchett is unbelievably gifted and her performance in Blue Jasmine brought tears to her eyes.

The 39-year-old Oscar winner told People.com, "I saw Blue Jasmine and I loved it. I was blown away. Cate Blanchett is an unbelievably gifted actress; she's incredible. It made me laugh and it made me cry."

Blue Jasmine is in cinemas now.