Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Unaudited Pro Forma Information of Results of Operations as Rave Acquisition had Occurred (Detail)

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Unaudited Pro Forma Information of Results of Operations as Rave Acquisition had Occurred (Detail) (Rave Theatres, USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2012
Rave Theatres
   
Business Acquisition, Pro Forma Information, Nonrecurring Adjustment [Line Items]    
Total revenues $ 2,777,458us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaRevenue
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$ 2,714,131us-gaap_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaRevenue
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Income before income taxes $ 273,440cnk_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaIncomeLossBeforeIncomeTax
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$ 326,958cnk_BusinessAcquisitionsProFormaIncomeLossBeforeIncomeTax
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