Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Earnings Per Share (Details)

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Earnings Per Share (Details) (USD $)
In Thousands, except Share data, unless otherwise specified
3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2011
Sep. 30, 2011
Jun. 30, 2011
Mar. 31, 2011
Dec. 31, 2010
Sep. 30, 2010
Jun. 30, 2010
Mar. 31, 2010
Dec. 31, 2011
Dec. 31, 2010
Dec. 31, 2009
Numerator:                      
Net income attributable to Cinemark Holdings, Inc. $ 18,263 $ 46,920 $ 40,411 $ 24,963 $ 38,013 $ 33,332 $ 39,682 $ 35,093 $ 130,557 $ 146,120 $ 97,108
Earnings allocated to participating share-based awards                 (1,458) (1,399) (635)
Net income attributable to common stockholders                 $ 129,099 $ 144,721 $ 96,473
Denominator (shares in thousands):                      
Basic weighted average common stock outstanding                 112,817,000 111,565,000 108,563,000
Common equivalent shares for stock options                 41,000 213,000 1,594,000
Common equivalent shares for restricted stock units                 447,000 373,000 98,000
Diluted                 113,224,000 112,151,000 110,255,000
Basic earnings per share attributable to common stockholders $ 0.16 $ 0.41 $ 0.35 $ 0.22 $ 0.33 $ 0.29 $ 0.35 $ 0.32 $ 1.14 $ 1.30 $ 0.89
Diluted earnings per share attributable to common stockholders $ 0.16 $ 0.41 $ 0.35 $ 0.22 $ 0.33 $ 0.29 $ 0.35 $ 0.31 $ 1.14 $ 1.29 $ 0.87
Earnings Per Share (Textual) [Abstract]                      
Shares of unvested restricted stock                 1,274 1,076 714