Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Computations of Basic and Diluted Earnings Per Share (Detail)

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Computations of Basic and Diluted Earnings Per Share (Detail) - USD ($)
$ / shares in Units, shares in Thousands, $ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Sep. 30, 2016
Jun. 30, 2016
Mar. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2015
Sep. 30, 2015
Jun. 30, 2015
Mar. 31, 2015
Dec. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2015
Dec. 31, 2014
Earnings Per Share Disclosure [Line Items]                      
Net income attributable to Cinemark Holdings, Inc. $ 77,005 $ 65,655 $ 53,906 $ 58,525 $ 57,751 $ 46,339 $ 70,258 $ 42,521 $ 255,091 $ 216,869 $ 192,610
Earnings allocated to participating share-based awards [1]                 (1,187) (1,306) (1,345)
Net income attributable to common stockholders                 $ 253,904 $ 215,563 $ 191,265
Basic weighted average common stock outstanding                 115,508 115,080 114,653
Diluted                 115,783 115,399 114,966
Basic earnings per share attributable to common stockholders $ 0.66 $ 0.56 $ 0.46 $ 0.50 $ 0.50 $ 0.40 $ 0.61 $ 0.37 $ 2.19 $ 1.87 $ 1.66
Diluted earnings per share attributable to common stockholders $ 0.66 $ 0.56 $ 0.46 $ 0.50 $ 0.50 $ 0.40 $ 0.61 $ 0.37 $ 2.19 $ 1.87 $ 1.66
Restricted Stock Units (RSUs)                      
Earnings Per Share Disclosure [Line Items]                      
Common equivalent shares for restricted stock units                 275 319 313
[1] For the years ended December 31, 2014, 2015 and 2016, a weighted average of approximately 810 shares, 699 shares and 542 shares, of unvested restricted stock, respectively, are considered participating securities.