Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Noncontrolling Interests in Subsidiaries - Additional Information (Detail)

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Noncontrolling Interests in Subsidiaries - Additional Information (Detail) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
1 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Aug. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2013
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]    
Percentage of share purchased 49.90%cnk_PercentageShareOfSubsidiaryPurchasedByCompany  
Purchase of noncontrolling interest $ 5,621us-gaap_PaymentsToAcquireAdditionalInterestInSubsidiaries  
Decrease in additional paid-in-capital   5,621us-gaap_MinorityInterestDecreaseFromRedemptions
Ownership percentage 100.00%cnk_CompanyOwnershipOfSubsidiaryAfterPurchaseOfNoncontrollingInterest  
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. Stockholders' Equity    
Noncontrolling Interest [Line Items]    
Decrease in additional paid-in-capital $ 4,618us-gaap_MinorityInterestDecreaseFromRedemptions
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