Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Schedule 1 Basis of Presentation - Additional Information (Detail)

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Schedule 1 Basis of Presentation - Additional Information (Detail) (Cinemark Holdings, Inc., USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
Dec. 31, 2014
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]  
Restricted net assets as a percentage of consolidated net assets 25.00%cnk_RestrictedNetAssetsAsPercentageOfConsolidatedNetAssets
Senior and Senior Subordinated Notes
 
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]  
Restricted net assets 1,022,937cnk_RestrictedNetAssetsUnderDebtAgreements
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Senior Secured Credit Facility
 
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]  
Restricted net assets 796,118cnk_RestrictedNetAssetsUnderDebtAgreements
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