Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Summary of Revenues Disaggregated Based on Major Type of Good or Service and by Reportable Operating Segment (Detail)

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Summary of Revenues Disaggregated Based on Major Type of Good or Service and by Reportable Operating Segment (Detail) - USD ($)
$ in Thousands
3 Months Ended 9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2018
Sep. 30, 2017
Sep. 30, 2018
Sep. 30, 2017
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues $ 754,235 $ 710,748 $ 2,423,259 $ 2,241,553
Admissions Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 427,616   1,389,110  
Concession Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 264,165 $ 247,027 831,243 $ 777,573
Screen Advertising and Promotional Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 32,430   101,375  
Other Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 30,024   101,531  
U.S. Operating Segment        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues [1] 582,275   1,887,692  
U.S. Operating Segment | Admissions Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues [1] 333,274   1,091,489  
U.S. Operating Segment | Concession Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues [1] 207,960   661,328  
U.S. Operating Segment | Screen Advertising and Promotional Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues [1] 19,010   58,240  
U.S. Operating Segment | Other Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues [1] 22,031   76,635  
International Operating Segment        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 171,960   535,567  
International Operating Segment | Admissions Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 94,342   297,621  
International Operating Segment | Concession Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 56,205   169,915  
International Operating Segment | Screen Advertising and Promotional Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues 13,420   43,135  
International Operating Segment | Other Revenues        
Disaggregation of Revenue [Line Items]        
Total revenues $ 7,993   $ 24,896  
[1] U.S. segment revenues include eliminations of intercompany transactions with the international operating segment. See Note 15 for additional information on intercompany eliminations.