Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Quarterly Financial Information (Detail)

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Quarterly Financial Information (Detail) - USD ($)
$ / shares in Units, $ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2017
Sep. 30, 2017
Jun. 30, 2017
Mar. 31, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Sep. 30, 2016
Jun. 30, 2016
Mar. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
Dec. 31, 2015
Quarterly Financial Information Disclosure [Abstract]                      
Revenues $ 749,994 $ 710,748 $ 751,195 $ 779,610 $ 700,918 $ 768,574 $ 744,404 $ 704,869 $ 2,991,547 $ 2,918,765 $ 2,852,609
Operating income 88,693 74,175 98,221 131,193 84,756 117,790 105,562 114,827 392,282 422,935 423,152
Net income 95,475 38,540 51,810 80,194 77,287 66,126 54,368 59,046 266,019 256,827 218,728
Net income attributable to Cinemark Holdings, Inc. $ 95,074 $ 38,139 $ 51,239 $ 79,728 $ 77,005 $ 65,655 $ 53,906 $ 58,525 $ 264,180 $ 255,091 $ 216,869
Net income per share attributable to Cinemark Holdings, Inc.’s common stockholders:                      
Basic $ 0.82 $ 0.33 $ 0.44 $ 0.68 $ 0.66 $ 0.56 $ 0.46 $ 0.50 $ 2.26 $ 2.19 $ 1.87
Diluted $ 0.82 $ 0.33 $ 0.44 $ 0.68 $ 0.66 $ 0.56 $ 0.46 $ 0.50 $ 2.26 $ 2.19 $ 1.87