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Security Networks Acquisition (Details)

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Security Networks Acquisition (Details) (USD $)
3 Months Ended 0 Months Ended 0 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2014
Mar. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2013
Mar. 31, 2014
New Senior Notes
Dec. 31, 2013
New Senior Notes
Jul. 17, 2013
New Senior Notes
Mar. 31, 2014
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.
Promissory note
Dec. 31, 2013
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.
Promissory note
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Subscriber accounts
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Dealer network and other intangible assets
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
New Senior Notes
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Incremental term loan
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Promissory note
Aug. 16, 2013
Security Networks Acquisition
Ascent Capital Group, Inc.
Series A common stock
Security networks acquisition                              
Purchase price                 $ 500,557,000            
Purchase price, cash                 481,834,000            
Purchase price, shares                             253,333
Common stock, par value (in dollars per share) $ 0.01   $ 0.01                       $ 0.01
Fair value of shares issued                             18,723,000
Amount of post-closing adjustments                 1,057,000            
Proceeds from issuance of debt 42,900,000 24,700,000                   175,000,000 225,000,000 100,000,000  
Interest rate (as a percent)       9.125% 9.125% 9.125% 9.868% 9.868%       9.125%      
Purchase price allocation                              
Cash                 3,096,000            
Trade receivables                 1,305,000            
Other current assets                 1,677,000            
Property and equipment                 1,404,000            
Intangible assets                   307,800,000 48,500,000        
Goodwill 526,513,000   526,513,000           176,300,000            
Holdback liability, current and non-current                 (9,620,000)            
Deferred income tax liabilities                 (4,108,000)            
Other current and non-current liabilities                 (25,797,000)            
Fair value of consideration                 500,557,000            
Pro forma information                              
Reported net revenue 132,864,000 100,158,000                          
Reported net income   1,349,000                          
Pro forma net revenue   123,414,000                          
Pro forma net loss   $ (5,805,000)