Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Deferred Charges and Other Assets Net - Additional Information (Detail)

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Deferred Charges and Other Assets Net - Additional Information (Detail) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended 0 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Jun. 24, 2013
May 24, 2013
Dec. 31, 2014
Jun. 30, 2013
4.875 % Senior Notes Due May 2023          
Other Noncurrent Assets Disclosure [Line Items]          
Debt issue costs $ 8,300cnk_DebtIssueCostsPaidOnSeniorNotesIssuance
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SeniorNotesFourPointEightSevenFivePercentDueMayTwentyTwentyThreeMember
       
Percentage of senior subordinated notes 4.875%us-gaap_DebtInstrumentInterestRateStatedPercentage
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SeniorNotesFourPointEightSevenFivePercentDueMayTwentyTwentyThreeMember
  4.875%us-gaap_DebtInstrumentInterestRateStatedPercentage
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SeniorNotesFourPointEightSevenFivePercentDueMayTwentyTwentyThreeMember
   
8.625% senior note          
Other Noncurrent Assets Disclosure [Line Items]          
Percentage of senior subordinated notes 8.625%us-gaap_DebtInstrumentInterestRateStatedPercentage
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_EightPointSixTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteMember
    8.625%us-gaap_DebtInstrumentInterestRateStatedPercentage
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_EightPointSixTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteMember
8.625%us-gaap_DebtInstrumentInterestRateStatedPercentage
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_EightPointSixTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteMember
Write off debt issuance costs $ 7,634us-gaap_WriteOffOfDeferredDebtIssuanceCost
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_EightPointSixTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteMember
$ 7,634us-gaap_WriteOffOfDeferredDebtIssuanceCost
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_EightPointSixTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteMember