Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Selected Financial Information by Geographic Area (Detail)

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Selected Financial Information by Geographic Area (Detail) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 6 Months Ended
Jun. 30, 2017
Jun. 30, 2016
Jun. 30, 2017
Jun. 30, 2016
Dec. 31, 2016
Revenues from External Customers and Long-Lived Assets [Line Items]          
Revenues $ 751,195 $ 744,404 $ 1,530,805 $ 1,449,273  
Theatre Properties and Equipment - net 1,756,986   1,756,986   $ 1,704,536
Reportable Geographical Components | U.S.          
Revenues from External Customers and Long-Lived Assets [Line Items]          
Revenues 554,929 560,534 1,136,138 1,104,449  
Theatre Properties and Equipment - net 1,362,902   1,362,902   1,306,643
Reportable Geographical Components | Brazil          
Revenues from External Customers and Long-Lived Assets [Line Items]          
Revenues 87,841 74,996 182,540 146,505  
Theatre Properties and Equipment - net 188,770   188,770   197,896
Reportable Geographical Components | Other international countries          
Revenues from External Customers and Long-Lived Assets [Line Items]          
Revenues 112,085 112,565 219,454 205,231  
Theatre Properties and Equipment - net 205,314   205,314   $ 199,997
Eliminations          
Revenues from External Customers and Long-Lived Assets [Line Items]          
Revenues $ (3,660) $ (3,691) $ (7,327) $ (6,912)