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) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
Dec. 31, 2017
Dec. 31, 2016
May 21, 2016
May 24, 2013
Dec. 18, 2012
4.875 % Senior Notes Due June 1, 2023          
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]          
Interest rate   4.875% 4.875% 4.875%  
5.125% senior notes due 2022          
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]          
Interest rate         5.125%
Cinemark Holdings, Inc.          
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]          
Restricted net assets as a percentage of consolidated net assets 25.00%        
Senior and Senior Subordinated Notes | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.          
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]          
Restricted net assets $ 1,171,387        
Senior Secured Credit Facility | Cinemark Holdings, Inc.          
Organization and Summary of Significant Accounting Policies Disclosure [Line Items]          
Restricted net assets $ 1,140,026