The film grossed over ¥364 million (US.7 million) at the Chinese box office and received positive reviews.
Shu later won the Outstanding Actress award at the 13th China Huabiao Awards.
In 2009, she was a member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival.
In 2002, Shu appeared in the French action film The Transporter, the first installment of the successful series, and the novel-adapted romance film, The Foliage.
In 2004, she played the lead character in the Hong Kong horror film The Eye 2.
In 2005, she won the Best Actress Award at the 2005 Golden Horse Awards for portraying three different characters in Hou Hsiao-Hsien's Three Times.
The following year, Shu participated in Korean film My Wife is a Gangster 3, acting opposite Lee Beom-soo.
She also collaborated with Japanese famous actor Takeshi Kaneshiro in Confession of Pain.
Shu Qi was a member of the jury of the Berlin International Film Festival in 2008.In the same year, she starred in a romantic comedy film, If You Are the One, directed by Feng Xiaogang.Born in Xindian District, Taipei County (now New Taipei City), Shu Qi went to Hong Kong at the age of 17 to seek a film career.She eventually came under the management of Hong Kong film producer Manfred Wong, who signed her to several Hong Kong Category III films such as Sex & Zen II (1996). She also appeared in the Chinese edition of Playboy magazine.Shu Qi starred in Derek Yee's 1996 film, Viva Erotica, which was about the erotic film industry in Hong Kong, together with Karen Mok and Leslie Cheung.She received the Best Supporting Actress award for her performance in Viva Erotica at the 16th Hong Kong Film Awards in 1997.