10 Best Cate Blanchett Movie Performances

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Arguably, no other leading lady has done a more praiseworthy job of choosing projects in the modern era than Cate Blanchett. Since gaining international recognition with Elizabeth (1998), the Australian actress has proven she can express any accent, nationality, and emotion. Her remarkable range shines in films like Carol (2015), where she delivers a subtle yet powerful performance, and in The Aviator (2004), where she portrays the enigmatic Katharine Hepburn with authenticity. Even in lesser-known works like The Life Aquatic of Steve Zissou (2004), Blanchett's talent elevates the material, leaving a lasting impression. Most recently, audiences were captivated by her performance as Lydia Tár in Tár (2022), demonstrating once again her ability to command the screen with grace and intensity.

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