That was over 15 years ago in 2006.
Today she is 55, and has starred in 36 movies in total, 7 since Curse of the Golden Flower was released.
In Curse of the Golden Flower, I think Gong Li looks:
Curse of the Golden Flower scores 6.6 out of 10 on The Movie Database.
Gong Li's first acting role was as 'My Grandma' in Red Sorghum, released in 1988 when she was 22.