Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Schedule 1 Dividend Declared for Fiscal Period (Detail)

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Schedule 1 Dividend Declared for Fiscal Period (Detail) (USD $)
In Thousands, except Per Share data, unless otherwise specified
0 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Aug. 15, 2013
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2012
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Amount per Common Share $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared      
First Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Feb. 14, 2014 Feb. 12, 2013 Feb. 03, 2012
Date of Record   Mar. 04, 2014 Mar. 04, 2013 Mar. 02, 2012
Date Paid   Mar. 19, 2014 Mar. 15, 2013 Mar. 16, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Second Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   May 22, 2014 May 24, 2013 May 11, 2012
Date of Record   Jun. 06, 2014 Jun. 06, 2013 Jun. 04, 2012
Date Paid   Jun. 20, 2014 Jun. 20, 2013 Jun. 19, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Third Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Aug. 13, 2014 Aug. 15, 2013 Aug. 08, 2012
Date of Record   Aug. 28, 2014 Aug. 28, 2013 Aug. 21, 2012
Date Paid   Sep. 12, 2014 Sep. 12, 2013 Sep. 05, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Fourth Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Nov. 12, 2014 Nov. 19, 2013 Nov. 06, 2012
Date of Record   Dec. 02, 2014 Dec. 02, 2013 Nov. 21, 2012
Date Paid   Dec. 11, 2014 Dec. 11, 2013 Dec. 07, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Cinemark Holdings, Inc.        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Total Dividends   $ 116,155cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
[2] $ 106,817cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
[2] $ 97,261cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
[2]
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. | First Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Feb. 14, 2014 Feb. 12, 2013 Feb. 03, 2012
Date of Record   Mar. 04, 2014 Mar. 04, 2013 Mar. 02, 2012
Date Paid   Mar. 19, 2014 Mar. 15, 2013 Mar. 16, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Total Dividends   29,015cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[2] 24,325cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[2] 24,141cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
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/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FirstQuarterDividendMember
[2]
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. | Second Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   May 22, 2014 May 24, 2013 May 11, 2012
Date of Record   Jun. 06, 2014 Jun. 06, 2013 Jun. 04, 2012
Date Paid   Jun. 20, 2014 Jun. 20, 2013 Jun. 19, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Total Dividends   29,030cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[2] 24,348cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_SecondQuarterDividendMember
[2] 24,274cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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[2]
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. | Third Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Aug. 13, 2014 Aug. 15, 2013 Aug. 08, 2012
Date of Record   Aug. 28, 2014 Aug. 28, 2013 Aug. 21, 2012
Date Paid   Sep. 12, 2014 Sep. 12, 2013 Sep. 05, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Total Dividends   29,032cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[2] 28,992cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[2] 24,281cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_ThirdQuarterDividendMember
[2]
Cinemark Holdings, Inc. | Fourth Quarter Dividend        
Dividend Declared [Line Items]        
Date Declared   Nov. 12, 2014 Nov. 19, 2013 Nov. 06, 2012
Date of Record   Dec. 02, 2014 Dec. 02, 2013 Nov. 21, 2012
Date Paid   Dec. 11, 2014 Dec. 11, 2013 Dec. 07, 2012
Amount per Common Share   $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.25us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1] $ 0.21us-gaap_CommonStockDividendsPerShareDeclared
/ dei_LegalEntityAxis
= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[1]
Total Dividends   $ 29,078cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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= us-gaap_ParentCompanyMember
/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[2] $ 29,152cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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/ cnk_PeriodicDividendsPayableAxis
= cnk_FourthQuarterDividendMember
[2] $ 24,565cnk_PaymentOfDividendCommonStock
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[2]
[1] Beginning with the dividend declared on August 15, 2013, the Company's board of directors raised the quarterly dividend to $0.25 per common share.
[2] Of the dividends recorded during 2012, 2013 and 2014, $894, $772 and $530, respectively, were related to outstanding restricted stock units and will not be paid until such units vest. See Note 16 to the Company's consolidated financial statements included elsewhere in this annual report on Form 10-K.