Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Long Term Debt (Detail)

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Long Term Debt (Detail) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Debt Instrument [Line Items]    
Cinemark USA, Inc. term loan $ 686,000cnk_SeniorSecuredDebtOutstanding $ 693,000cnk_SeniorSecuredDebtOutstanding
Other 6,997us-gaap_OtherLongTermDebt [1] 9,800us-gaap_OtherLongTermDebt [1]
Total long-term debt 1,822,997us-gaap_LongTermDebt 1,832,800us-gaap_LongTermDebt
Less current portion 8,423us-gaap_LongTermDebtCurrent 9,856us-gaap_LongTermDebtCurrent
Long-term debt, less current portion 1,814,574us-gaap_LongTermDebtNoncurrent 1,822,944us-gaap_LongTermDebtNoncurrent
4.875 % Senior Notes Due May 2023    
Debt Instrument [Line Items]    
Senior notes 530,000cnk_SeniorNote
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SeniorNotesFourPointEightSevenFivePercentDueMayTwentyTwentyThreeMember
530,000cnk_SeniorNote
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SeniorNotesFourPointEightSevenFivePercentDueMayTwentyTwentyThreeMember
5.125% senior notes due 2022    
Debt Instrument [Line Items]    
Senior notes 400,000cnk_SeniorNote
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_FivePointOneTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteDueTwentyTwentyTwoMember
400,000cnk_SeniorNote
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_FivePointOneTwoFivePercentSeniorNoteDueTwentyTwentyTwoMember
7.375% senior subordinated notes due 2021    
Debt Instrument [Line Items]    
Senior subordinated notes $ 200,000us-gaap_SubordinatedLongTermDebt
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SevenPointThreeSevenFivePercentSeniorSubordinatedNoteDueTwentyTwentyOneMember
$ 200,000us-gaap_SubordinatedLongTermDebt
/ us-gaap_DebtInstrumentAxis
= cnk_SevenPointThreeSevenFivePercentSeniorSubordinatedNoteDueTwentyTwentyOneMember
[1] Primarily represents debt owed to NCM in relation to the recently-formed joint venture AC JV, LLC. See Note 7.