Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2019
Feb. 10, 2020
Jun. 30, 2019
Cover [Abstract]      
Document Type 10-K    
Amendment Flag false    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2019    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Entity Registrant Name CINEMARK HOLDINGS, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001385280    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31    
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business false    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   117,150,793  
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity File Number 001-33401    
Entity Tax Identification Number 20-5490327    
Entity Address, Address Line One 3900 Dallas Parkway    
Entity Address, City or Town Plano    
Entity Address, State or Province TX    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 75093    
City Area Code 972    
Local Phone Number 665-1000    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Transition Report false    
Title of Each Class Common Stock, par value $0.001 per share    
Trading Symbol(s) CNK    
Name of each exchange on which registered NYSE    
Entity Public Float     $ 3,850
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Documents Incorporated by Reference

Certain portions of the registrant’s definitive proxy statement, in connection with its 2020 annual meeting of stockholders, to be filed within 120 days of December 31, 2019, are incorporated by reference into Part III, Items 10-14, of this annual report on Form 10-K.