Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Acquisitions and Dispositions - Additional Information (Detail)

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Acquisitions and Dispositions - Additional Information (Detail) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
1 Months Ended 12 Months Ended 1 Months Ended 9 Months Ended 1 Months Ended
Aug. 31, 2011
Argentina Theatres
Screens
Theatre
Dec. 31, 2011
Argentina Theatres
May 29, 2013
Rave Theatres
Screens
Market
Theatre
State
Sep. 30, 2013
Rave Theatres
Apr. 30, 2013
Other US Theatres
Screens
Theatre
Jul. 17, 2013
Rave Divestitures
Theatre
Nov. 15, 2013
Mexico
Screens
Theatre
Business Acquisition [Line Items]              
Number of theatres acquired 10   32   2    
Number of screens acquired 95   483   30    
Number of states     1        
Purchase price of acquisition $ 66,958   $ 236,875   $ 22,372    
Transaction costs   200   500      
Number of markets     7        
Weighted average amortization period for the intangible assets acquired 7 years   14 years        
Number of theatres operated by subsidiary             31
Number of screens operated by subsidiary             290
Stock purchase agreement, sale of subsidiaries             126,167
Pre-tax gain on sale of subsidiaries             $ 3,521
Number of theatres sold           3