Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Condensed Financial Information of Registrant (Details 6)

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Condensed Financial Information of Registrant (Details 6) (USD $)
In Thousands, except Per Share data, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Dec. 31, 2011
Dec. 31, 2010
Dec. 31, 2009
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Nov. 02, 2010    
Dividends declared per common share $ 0.21 $ 0.21    
Total dividend paid   $ 96,522 $ 85,137 $ 78,844
Declaration Date   Nov. 02, 2010    
Dividends declared per common share $ 0.21 $ 0.21    
Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Nov. 02, 2010    
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21    
Total dividend paid   96,522 85,137 78,844
Declaration Date   Nov. 02, 2010    
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21    
First quarter dividend [Member]
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Feb. 24, 2011 Feb. 25, 2010 Feb. 13, 2009
Record Date   Mar. 04, 2011 Mar. 05, 2010 Mar. 05, 2009
Date Paid   Mar. 16, 2011 Mar. 19, 2010 Mar. 20, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   24,056 20,104 19,619
Declaration Date   Feb. 24, 2011 Feb. 25, 2010 Feb. 13, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
First quarter dividend [Member] | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Feb. 24, 2011 Feb. 25, 2010 Feb. 13, 2009
Record Date   Mar. 04, 2011 Mar. 05, 2010 Mar. 05, 2009
Date Paid   Mar. 16, 2011 Mar. 19, 2010 Mar. 20, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   20,104 20,104 19,619
Declaration Date   Feb. 24, 2011 Feb. 25, 2010 Feb. 13, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Second quarter dividend [Member]
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   May 12, 2011 May 13, 2010 May 13, 2009
Record Date   Jun. 06, 2011 Jun. 04, 2010 Jun. 02, 2009
Date Paid   Jun. 17, 2011 Jun. 18, 2010 Jun. 18, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   24,152 20,313 19,734
Declaration Date   May 12, 2011 May 13, 2010 May 13, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Second quarter dividend [Member] | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   May 12, 2011 May 13, 2010 May 13, 2009
Record Date   Jun. 06, 2011 Jun. 04, 2010 Jun. 02, 2009
Date Paid   Jun. 17, 2011 Jun. 18, 2010 Jun. 18, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   20,313 20,313 19,734
Declaration Date   May 12, 2011 May 13, 2010 May 13, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Third quarter dividend [Member]
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Aug. 03, 2011 Jul. 29, 2010 Jul. 29, 2009
Record Date   Aug. 17, 2011 Aug. 17, 2010 Aug. 17, 2009
Date Paid   Sep. 01, 2011 Sep. 01, 2010 Sep. 01, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   24,157 20,519 19,739
Declaration Date   Aug. 03, 2011 Jul. 29, 2010 Jul. 29, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Third quarter dividend [Member] | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Aug. 03, 2011 Jul. 29, 2010 Jul. 29, 2009
Record Date   Aug. 17, 2011 Aug. 17, 2010 Aug. 17, 2009
Date Paid   Sep. 01, 2011 Sep. 01, 2010 Sep. 01, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   20,519 20,519 19,739
Declaration Date   Aug. 03, 2011 Jul. 29, 2010 Jul. 29, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.18 $ 0.18
Fourth Quarter Dividend [Member]
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Nov. 03, 2011 Nov. 02, 2010 Nov. 04, 2009
Record Date   Nov. 18, 2011 Nov. 22, 2010 Nov. 25, 2009
Date Paid   Dec. 07, 2011 Dec. 07, 2010 Dec. 10, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   24,157 24,201 19,752
Declaration Date   Nov. 03, 2011 Nov. 02, 2010 Nov. 04, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.18
Fourth Quarter Dividend [Member] | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Declaration Date   Nov. 03, 2011 Nov. 02, 2010 Nov. 04, 2009
Record Date   Nov. 18, 2011 Nov. 22, 2010 Nov. 25, 2009
Date Paid   Dec. 07, 2011 Dec. 07, 2010 Dec. 10, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.18
Total dividend paid   24,201 24,201 19,752
Declaration Date   Nov. 03, 2011 Nov. 02, 2010 Nov. 04, 2009
Dividends declared per common share   $ 0.21 $ 0.21 $ 0.18
Restricted Stock Units R S U [Member] | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.
       
Summary of Dividends paid        
Dividends related to outstanding restricted stock units   $ 684 $ 635 $ 201