Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Long-Term Debt - Schedule of Long Term Debt Maturity (Details)

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Long-Term Debt - Schedule of Long Term Debt Maturity (Details) (USD $)
In Thousands, unless otherwise specified
Dec. 31, 2014
Dec. 31, 2013
Debt Disclosure [Abstract]    
2015 $ 9,166us-gaap_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInNextTwelveMonths  
2016 9,166us-gaap_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInYearTwo  
2017 79,667us-gaap_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInYearThree  
2018 870,800us-gaap_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInYearFour  
2019 0us-gaap_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInYearFive  
2020 685,000mtii_LongTermDebtMaturitiesRepaymentsOfPrincipalInYearSix  
Thereafter 0mtii_FiveYearScheduleOfMaturitiesOfParentCompanyRepaymentsOfPrincipalAfterYearSix  
Total principal payments 1,653,799us-gaap_DebtInstrumentCarryingAmount  
Unamortized discount on the Credit Facility term loans 4,091us-gaap_DebtInstrumentUnamortizedDiscountPremiumNet  
Total debt on consolidated balance sheet $ 1,649,708us-gaap_LongTermDebt $ 1,606,793us-gaap_LongTermDebt