'Fatima' is scheduled for release on August 28, 2020.
The 1952 movie is considered a faithful account of the apparitions witnessed by three children in Fátima, Portugal in 1917.
With her, says Francis, sorrows and afflictions in life will be more bearable.
From the makers of the 'Fatima' movie and the rector of the shrine, here's a chance to be with Our Lady on her feast day
The Church learned valuable lessons from the Fatima apparitions that the world needs now.
The filmmakers say they will use the extra time to promote the historical drama.
"We survived because we were living the message of Fatima."
Recalls John Paul II's assertion that his life was protected by Mary's intercession.
When he was dying, he told his mom, "Look at the beautiful light by the door!"
Her words to the three shepherd children were both comforting and challenging.